Thousands March in Hungary Pride Parade to Oppose LGBT Law

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Thousands marched in budapest hungary and today's annual gay pride parade as the bbc's nick thorp reports. This year's demonstration comes just weeks. After hungary's parliament proved a law that bans providing materials that are deemed as promoting homosexuality to anyone under eighteen day. Providence have taken place every year in hungary since nineteen ninety-two but this march has been given extra publicity by recent steps by the feeders government allure pasta in mid june by parliament banned the depiction or promotion of homosexuality and transgender issues. Among the under eighteens the organizers of the pride march say they want to stand up for a diverse open inclusive society against what they call the stigmatizing efforts of the government.

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