Participants take part in a Pride Run during the Shanghai Pride festival, in Shanghai, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, China, June 14, 2020.

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But ShanghaiPRIDE didn't include the typical parade filled with people waving rainbow flags. In China, parades are mostly reserved for displays of military strength. So, organizers have to use a little bit of ingenuity to pull off one of the country's longest-running Pride events.

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Participants take part in a Pride Run during the ShanghaiPRIDE festival, in Shanghai, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, China, June 14, 2020.

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