#QueerHeroes Day 30 – Activists and Organizers.

#QueerHeroes Day 30. Activists and organizers. This Pride wasn’t what we thought it would be when we were envisioning it last year, but in some ways, that's a good thing. The murders of Tony McDade, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks, and countless others have reawakened in some of us what began Pride in the first …

#QueerHeroes Day 29 – Ernestine Eckstein.

#QueerHeroes Day 29. Ernestine Eckstein. Eckstein moved to New York in the 60s after graduating from Indiana University, where she was a star student, with a degree in magazine journalism, government, and Russian. She learned from a friend in Greenwich Village what the word “gay” meant. That’s when she came into her lesbian identity. One of …