United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley said that she and her family were harassed while eating lunch at a New York City restaurant during the Pride Parade Sunday. "Our country is better than this", she said of being booed, adding hashtag #HateNeverWins.
A glancing look at her Twitter account states the case.
Haley followed that up by posting a picture on Instagram showing her standing with 11 other people - her teenage son, Nalin, included.
This year, the NYC gay pride parade was created to bring to focus the element of resistance.
In November 2013, Haley opposed a federal lawsuit challening an amendment in South Carolina's constitution that banned same-sex marriage.
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It was "road rage" that killed Nabra, just like it was a "parking dispute" that killed three Muslim students in Chapel Hill. Morrogh also did not rule out pursuing hate crime charges if fresh evidence pointed in that direction.
The former governor of SC claimed in 2013 that she believes that marriage is a union of a man and a woman, and that she would "fight for it every step of the way".
Haley did not specify what establishment she was leaving or exactly what hateful things were said.
Working in an administration that has reputation for a lackadaisical - if not outright hostile - approach to LGBT rights, Haley complains about being booed come at a time when opposition to Trump in the LGBT community remains steadfast. "I'm going to stand by the people of this state, stand by the constitution, I'm going to support it and fight for it every step of the way".
She later appeared to soften her stance on the issue, when she backed Marco Rubio for Republican presidential candidacy, saying in her January rebuttal to Barack Obama's State of the Union address that Republicans "would respect differences in modern families, but we would also insist on respect for religious liberty as a cornerstone of our democracy". "Sorry but guilt by association".
Organizers say the nationwide pride events were about pride but were also protests.