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Black Gay Pride

Black Gay pride was born out of a small number of friends in Los Angeles in 1988 later to be known as ATB "at the beach" who knowing and understanding the much stronger rejection of the larger black community due to strong family structure, cultural and religious factor, refused to be seen but yearned to celebrate and enjoy their identity as black gay men deciding to host a small gathering in Malibu point Dune beach which was several miles away from the metropolis and in a place almost hidden from the public. This gathering was a huge success and eventually started a movement for the black gay pride.

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Audre Lorde


Audre Lorde
Caribbean-American writer and civil rights activist.


Edit Did you know?
  • ... that when reporter George Crile compared San Francisco to Sodom and Gomorrah when interviewing Dianne Feinstein for the CBS documentary Gay Power, Gay Politics, she threw him out of her office?
  • ... that Dan Savage indulged in the "seven deadly sins" during research for his book Skipping Towards Gomorrah?
  • ... that Bethany Black has been described as "Britain's only goth, lesbian, transsexual comedian"?
  • ... that drag entertainer José Sarria was the first openly gay candidate for public office in the United States, garnering some 6,000 votes in his 1961 campaign for the San Francisco Board of Supervisors?
  • ... that ABC moved the Roseanne episode "December Bride", which featured a same-sex wedding, from its usual broadcast time slot to one 90 minutes later, citing the episode's "adult humor"?
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    Edit How I can help
    • Copy-edit new articles from English Wikipedia;
    • De-link red Wikipedia links that have no bearing on LGBT issues;
    • Add new articles of your own that pertain to LGBT issues and interests;
    • Check and improve verifiability and correctness, add sources of information;
    • Improve neutrality;
    • Add more content to existing articles;
    • Check terminological conventions.


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    Samuel R. Delaney

    Samuel Ray Delany, Jr.; born April 1, 1942), also known as "Chip", is an American author, professor and literary critic. His work includes novels (many in the science fiction genre), as well as memoir, criticism, and essays on sexual orientation and society.

    His science fiction novels include Babel-17, The Einstein Intersection (winners of the Nebula Award for 1966 and 1967 respectively), Nova, Dhalgren, and the Return to Nevèrÿon series. After winning four Nebula awards and two Hugo awards over the course of his career, Delany was inducted by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 2002. Since January 2001 he has been a professor of English and Creative Writing at Temple University in Philadelphia, where he is Director of the Graduate Creative Writing Program.

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    Upcoming events


    2015:
    Flag-ca Jan 24-31: Whistler Pride and Ski Festival (Whistler, BC)
    Flag-us Apr 17: Day of Silence
    Flag-us May 8-10: Outlantacon (Atlanta, GA)
    (international) Oct 11: National Coming Out Day


    2015 TBA:
    Flag-us Oct?: Nijicon[1] (Philadelphia, PA)
    Flag-England Nov?: GFest


    2018:
    Flag-fr Aug 4-12: Gay Games 10


    defunct?:
    Gaylaxicon


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