In the pilot episode of our new “Tea Time” series you will meet Hana Kulhánková – the director of Prague Pride Festival in Prague. Find out more about Prague Pride , LGBTQ+ rights in the Czech Republic and hear her advice to anyone who is in the process of accepting who they are. Prague Pride Festival: Website: https://www.praguepride.cz/en/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PraguePrideCZ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/prague.pride/ No related posts.
On January 21, 2017 from 12pm to 2pm, a crowd gathered around a podium in Prague’s Wenceslaus Square for the Prague Solidarity Rally with the Women’s March on Washington. Flanked by Czech police standing as silent and statuesque as the monument of St. Wenceslas behind the podium, at least 600 people, according to the Facebook event page, listened and cheered as a plethora of impassioned speakers and translators spoke-side-by-side in English and Czech, and Czech and English. Despite the inauguration of United States President Donald J. Trump the day before, the rally didn’t go as one might have expected, especially in Prague, the protest capitol of the world. Czechs, also known as Bohemians and Moravians in English, have an almost