Currently, most of the country is still living under some form of stay-at-home order, with Los Angeles County recently extending theirs until July 8. Although many states are starting to roll back restrictions in an attempt to reopen the economy, it is clear that COVID will be a problem until a vaccine or an effective treatment is approved. And until that happens, most large-scale events will likely be canceled until These large-scale events include Black Pride celebrations. In addition, the cancellation of traditional and more mainstream Pride parades—which often have more predominantly white attendees—will also hurt prevention efforts for the LGBTQ community as a whole. Black Pride celebrations have been known to bring crowds of as many as , Black LGBTQ people together to celebrate queer culture and history and support a rather large party and club scene.
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On Sunday, Black Lives Matter activists pulled off the sort of victory that right-wing hooligans could only hope to achieve: They stopped a gay pride parade. But dialogue has never been the preferred mode of communication for Black Lives Matter, not even, apparently, in uber-polite Canada. It took only 30 minutes for festival organizers to surrender to this bullying. Gay rights activists are adept at challenging authority. When their interlocutors are people claiming to be more oppressed, however, gay progressives are at a loss. Too many police there to protect the event. Of course, the impetus for that increased police presence was the massacre of 49 people at an Orlando, Fla.
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White gay prides enforce, both consciously and unconsciously, the long history of ignoring the people of color who share in the experiences. While the mainstream gay pride movement , often perceived as overwhelmingly white,  has focused  much of its energy on same-sex marriage , the Black Gay Pride movement has focused on issues such as racism , homophobia , and lack of proper health and mental care in black communities. The largest of these events have historically been D. Black Pride and Atlanta Black Pride.