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Who Got Egged At Poland’s EuroPride?

Last year in Zurich, an estimated 50,000 revelers marched in EuroPride. This year in Poland’s capital Warsaw, just 8,000 took part. It might have something to do with all the riot police required to fend off the “clusters of jeering, egg-throwing youths.” But it was still a long way from when Lech Kaczynski, the mayor of Warsaw before becoming president (and dying in a plane crash) banned it outright.