Celebrating Pride in Thailand! Join AJWS grantees in the streets of Bangkok

On June 1, on the eve of Thailand passing an historic law to legalize marriage equality, thousands of people hit the streets in Bangkok to celebrate queer joy, diversity and community. AJWS grantees, including TransEqual and the Foundation of Thai Transgender Alliance for Human Rights (Thai TGA), were part of a massive parade winding through Thailand’s capital. Scroll through these colorful photos to get transported to Bangkok – where LGBTQI+ activists are fighting for their rights to live and love as they choose.

Photos by Chayanit “Milk” Itthipongmaetee.