The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook
The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook
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As Philippines marks pride month, low-income LGBT folk struggle to be heard

  • Every June, Filipinos from the LGBT community gather to assert their rights, but working-class people face challenges in being out and free
  • Advocates say local anti-discrimination laws don’t go far enough to protect the community, while a house bill to protect LGBT folk has been stymied for years by Duterte’s allies

Topic |   LGBT
The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook
The crowd at the Metro Manila Pride parade in 2019. Photo: Facebook
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