New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade Welcomes Irish LGBT Community: 'Goodness Has Overcome the Prejudice,' Says Marcher
"After 25 years of waiting, of exclusion, of protest, today we celebrate with our Irish community. Today, we are accepted," Brendan Fay, founder of Lavender and Green Alliance, an Irish LGBT group, tells PEOPLE. "Today we cross a historic threshold as Irish people. And I have to say we are feeling the joy of this moment."
March 17 / People