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Poles run for LGBT equality ahead of presidential vote

Poles run for LGBT equality ahead of presidential vote

(Reuters) – Around a hundred Poles took part in an ‘Equality Run’ on Saturday, condemning discrimination against the LGBT community, during a presidential election campaign where gay rights have provoked fierce debate. The run took place as a number of anti-government protests from groups, including LGBT rights protestors and feminists, took place in Warsaw.

Warsaw: Pride parade attracts large crowd amid heated political debate

Warsaw: Pride parade attracts large crowd amid heated political debate

(Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people joined a Pride march in Warsaw yesterday, Saturday 8th June, as gay rights continue to become a major issue in Poland’s election campaign. The parade, which was expected to be the biggest of its kind in the city, came as the ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party […]