Although they did not reach that goal, the march brought together groups representing a range of professions and political and religious affiliations. Please upgrade your browser. Passage of the Congressional lesbian and gay civil rights bill. Organizers of the march encountered considerable opposition from within gay political circles and from those who argued that it was hastily planned and would divert resources from campaigns at the state level. Police on the scene estimated numbers during the actual march to be closer to half a million. You may opt-out at any time.
The delegates would be addressing four primary concerns:.
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