People kiss as they pose for photos during the 44th Christopher Street Day (CSD) demonstration during Pride month in Berlin on July 23, 2022. - Members of the LGBTIQA+ community and their allies take to the streets under the motto "United in Love! Agains Hate, War and Discrimination”. Christopher Street Day is in memory of the Stonewall Riots, the first big uprising of homosexuals against police assaults in New York City on June 27, 1969. (Photo by DAVID GANNON / AFP)

It is the queer festival par excellence, but at the same time a political demonstration: With the Christopher Street Day, the Pride month finds its climax on Saturday in Berlin. On Friday, the Dyke*March for lesbian visibility passed through the city. More below in the news blog.

Even after many hours of the demo train, the mood doesn’t break: Isi and Sonni, for example, still feel like dancing when the first floats are already heading for the Brandenburg Gate.