All three levels of government are aggressively promoting Montreal's gay life as a tourist attraction. The police raid of a The Gay Village gay club called the Stonewall Inn on June 27,led to a series of minor disturbances in the neighborhood of The Gay Village bar over the course of the subsequent three days and involving more than 1, people.
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