Gay Pride Parades Around the World (Photos)

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New York

A man waves a large rainbow flag in the street during the Gay Pride Parade in New York, Sunday, June 24, 2012. See photos from more of this weekend's gay pride parades from around the world.

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New York

Actor George Takei rides down 5th Avenue during New York's Gay Pride Parade.

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New York

A marcher in New York's parade on Sunday.

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New York

Grand Marshall Cyndi Lauper during New York's parade.

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New York

A protestor holds signs against same-sex marriage during New York's Gay Pride Parade on Sunday.

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India

The fourth annual Rainbow Pride March in Chennai, India, on Sunday.

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Houston

Revelers at the gay pride parade in Houston, Texas, on Saturday.

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Lisbon, Portugal

The 13th Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual and Transgender Pride Lisbon parade in Portugal on Saturday.

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San Francisco

Niki Ryan, left, applies lipstick for her niece Brenna Ryan before San Francisco's 42nd gay pride parade on Sunday.

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Berlin

Participants get ready for Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day parade on Saturday.

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Berlin

Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day parade on Saturday.

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Berlin

Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day parade.

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Berlin

Berlin's annual Christopher Street Day parade.

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Berlin

Berlin's Christopher Street Day parade on Saturday.