Belfast saw its biggest ever Gay Pride event last Saturday as thousands of LGBT people and their supporters took to the streets to protest against the anti-gay Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) MP Iris Robinson.
Robinson has claimed that homosexuality is an “abomination”. This provoked an outcry, leading to a big turnout at the event.
Changing Attitude Ireland, a Christian group, joined the march for the first time in response to Robinson’s comments. There were also over 100,000 people in attendance at Brighton Pride last Saturday.
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