This weekend saw the 2017 NYC Pride parade go ahead, featuring some of New York City's colourful and passionate LGBTQIA+ people.
For one in particular, this parade was particularly special.
Chelsea Manning attended the NYC Pride parade for the very first time since coming out as a transgender woman, but also for the first time since her release from jail for leaking classified government and military information to Wikileaks.
She rode on the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) float (who provided her legal representation during to fight to be given Hormone Replacement Therapy in jail), before jumping in to a car with transgender activist Gavin Grimm for the last leg of the parade.
In a tweet, Manning said she was "honoured" to represent the ACLU, and "lost her voice from screaming so much".
Attendees of the parade were very excited to see Manning in attendance: