Pride of Asia

Published: November 18, 2013

At the park in front of Taipei City Hall where the parade was staged, national flags of various countries were being waved enthusiastically by demonstrators along with the rainbow flags, the universal.

This year’s Taiwan LGBT Pride event was the 11th in the island nation, which has emerged as the most progressive country in the region for the gay rights movement. The chosen theme of the parade this year.

The first parade in Taiwan 10 years ago attracted around 20,000 participants, while this year’s edition drew 60,000 people, a clear indication that the movement is gaining strength in Taiwan.

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