Tens of thousands attend TA Gay Pride festivities

09.06.2012                      19.Siwan. 5772                      Beha'alotcha

Tel Aviv:

Tens of thousands attend TA Gay Pride festivities

Several politicians take part in procession; Yechimovich: LGBTQ community part and parcel of struggle for social justice.

The streets of Tel Aviv were filled with rainbow-colored pride flags on Friday as thousands of people took part in the annual Gay Pride March.

The festivities began at 10 a.m. with a community happening at Meir Park with musical celebrity appearances and speeches by public figures such as Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai, Meretz MK Nitzan Horowitz and Labor leader Shelly Yechimovich….