Gay Pride


Prejudice peddled as tradition

Staff Reporter

Very few of the LGBT people and their supporters who celebrated Pride month recently could have known of an attack on their constitutional freedoms.

Prejudice peddled as tradition

Activists hold large gay rally in Cuba

Andrea Rodriguez

Cuba's gay community celebrated unprecedented openness -- and high-ranking political alliances -- with a government-backed campaign against homophobia on Saturday. The meeting at a convention centre in Havana's Vedado district may have been the largest gathering of openly gay activists to date on the communist-run island.