The movement for LGBT+ rights is signposted by remarkable images of resistance.
In America, where the Trump administration is chipping away at LGBT+ rights – with the president introducing a ban on trans people serving in the military and pledging to hinder efforts to outlaw legal discrimination against LGBT+ people – the fight for LGBT+ acceptance continues.
At a pro-LGBT+ demo in Washington DC, LGBT+ rights protesters had to contend with rival protests by far-right groups and right-wing media figures.
Though, when confronted with a right-wing media host, protesters responded in a symbolic way.
A group of drag protesters drowned the host out by waving their fans loudly and in sync.
Video: Drag queens use hand fans to drown out a far-right media host who had been antagonizing #AllOutDC protest cr… https://t.co/8HGwlnYd5b