12 Images Of Love From The 1980s To Now That Show The Colorful History Of Chicago, Illinois’ Pride Parade
The history of the Pride Parade in Chicago goes back to the incident that incited marches for LGBTQ rights in the first place. Below are images of pride marches and parades over the decades along with some history about how this event has changed over time. Keep reading to learn all about it:
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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