People particiapte in the DC Pride Parade in Washington, DC on June 8, 2019. The parade is part of DC's Capital Pride Weekend to celebrate the LGBTQ community. Photo: Erik S. Lesser/EPA-EFE

Celebrating Pride Month and rallying for racial equality: LGBTQ groups seek ‘to stand in solidarity with the Black community’

Pride Month began Monday. Many in the LGBTQ community, however, were unsure how to celebrate without overshadowing the ongoing nationwide protests over racial injustice spurred by the death of George Floyd.