Out and proud

Costa Levante News - - NEWS -

THOU­SANDS of peo­ple took part in the Pride pa­rade in Va­len­cia city centre on Satur­day, in­clud­ing re­gional pres­i­dent Ximo Puig and his deputy, Mónica Olta.

They said hey were ‘proud’ of the tol­er­ance shown by the peo­ple of the Va­len­cia re­gion over is­sues af­fect­ing the LGTBI col­lec­tive. Both politi­cians stated that they had wanted to take part in a ‘day of free­dom’, which showed the ‘re­cov­ery, lit­tle by lit­tle, of rights that have been lost’.

Sr Puig said: “A large ma­jor­ity of peo­ple un­der­stand diver­sity and want to live their lives in free­dom - and want other peo­ple to be able to do the same.”

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