The gay rights movement in the United States has seen huge progress in the last century, and especially the last two decades. Laws prohibiting homosexual activity have been struck down; lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals are now allowed to serve openly in the military transgender individuals were allowed to serve openly from until Marchwhen a new ban was put in place. And same-sex couples can now legally get married and adopt children in all 50 states.
A pink triangle has been a symbol for various LGBTQ identities, initially intended as a badge of shamebut later reclaimed as a positive symbol of self-identity. In Nazi Germany in the s and s, it began as one of the Nazi concentration camp badgesdistinguishing those imprisoned because they had been identified by authorities as homosexual men,  a category that also included bisexual men and transgender women. In Nazi concentration campseach prisoner was required to wear a downward-pointing, equilateral triangular cloth badge on their chest, the color of which identified the reason for their imprisonment.
Pink Iceland specializes in weddings in Iceland and offers wedding planning all year round. We are the country's most prolific wedding planner and we happily help people from all walks of life and regardless of sexual orientation or identity get married. But our honest answer is that if anyone has a problem with this we probably wouldn't want to work with them. We love all, and try to serve all but do ask that you refrain from getting in touch if you have a problem with this.
It was the fifth such event, and the biggest so far; at 21, people it was in fact the largest ever civil-society gathering in the well-policed country. Activists were heartened by the turnout. This year the Pink Dot also boasted multinational sponsors such as Google and Barclays bank, and was tacitly endorsed by the government.
By Daily Mail Reporter. She's known for her tough-girl image, and takes no prisoners when it comes to writing her lyrics. And while she may have welcomed her first child just last year, Pink certainly hasn't softened.
Originally a member of the girl group Choice inLaFace Records saw potential in Pink and offered her a solo recording contract. She gained further recognition with the collaborative single " Lady Marmalade " from the Moulin Rouge! Refocusing her sound to pop rock with her second studio album Missundaztoodthe album sold more than 13 million copies worldwide and yielded the international number-one songs " Get the Party Started ", " Don't Let Me Get Me ", and " Just Like a Pill ".
We asked our followers to guess what each flag represents. Of course, there are many more pride flags than our post includes, and many people who feel that a flag properly represents their community or identity. This is a rebooted pride flag by Daniel Quasar.