Make no doubt about it—it's Morgane Oger's year.
At the official Pride Week proclamation ceremony today (July 25) at the new Jim Deva plaza in the West End, Ramadan spoke about why the day before, July 24, is an important day for him every year.
The Vancouver Pride Society has met with the Vancouver Police Department but have not yet met with Black Lives Matter Vancouver.
Here's our 2016 guide to Vancouver Pride.
They're part of a different march that is taking place in solidarity with Black Lives Matter, which has opposed VPD members walking in the annual parade.