Brazilian Gays Ready For Pope Francis' Visit

Brazilian Gays Ready For Pope Francis' Visit

Brazilian Gays Ready For Pope Francis' Visit

A kiss-in has been planned in Brazil to coincide with a speech by Pope Francis -- to show support for gay rights.

The beijaco, or kiss-in, will take place on 25 July on Copacabana beach, with hopes to feature many gay couples kissing on the lips. The act of protest is timed to coincide with Pope Francis' speech during a visit to Brazil.

Another event, a "slut walk" will also take place on 27 July in order to protest sexual violence against women.

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