This riot and further protests and rioting over the following nights were the watershed moment in modern LGBT rights movement and the impetus for organizing LGBT pride marches on a much larger public scale. It is used to indicate that pansexuals have romantic attractions and relationships with people of different genders and sexualities.
The symbol in the center is that of the planet and Roman god Mercury, which is purple symbolizing the mixture of pink and blue as feminine and male colors. Why, for fun and fashion. Balloon Lettering for Pride Month. What does one wear to a straight pride parade?
The outline of the lavender heart represents love outside the gender norms. For initial funding, Gunnison served as treasurer and sought donations from the national homophile organizations and sponsors, while Sargeant solicited donations via the Oscar Wilde Memorial Bookshop customer mailing list and Nixon worked to gain financial support from GLF in his position as treasurer for that organization.