Photos and Video: Sydney vigil for Orlando

Hundreds of people came out in Newtown, Sydney on June 13 for a vigil for the victims of the Orlando massacures in the Queer Pulse nightclub and to stand up against homophobia, transphobia, bigotry and hatred.

Here are some photos and a video of the Sydney vigil:

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Video

Sydney Vigil for Orlando

Sally Rugg: Discrimination against LGBTQIA people causes violence against LGBTQIA people. Queer lives are not up for debate and Queer lives matter!

More photos from the vigil: https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/61952

Posted by Green Left Weekly on Monday, 13 June 2016