IDAHO 2009 spreads its voice around the world


May 17th was recognized around the globe as the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, aka, IDAHO.  People from Malaysia, Mexico, Samoa, South Africa and many other places held events, rallies and protests, one of which happened in Moscow, which was violently broken up by the police (and also coincided with the Eurovision Song Contest, a popular annual event among gays).

One of the biggest highlights was a video collage, made by activists, entertainers  and everyday citizens, which left me speechless:


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