straight and cis allies – all of us. We celebrate. We reflect. We reminisce and reunite. We live.
So many in our community cling to their memories of Pride Month year after year as the lifeline that gets them through the eleven other months of the year.
2020 changed that.
Those of us who have lived through the past month will remember these days for the rest of our lives. Not just because of COVID-19 and its impact – the postponement of Pride parades and festivals and events across the country and around the world. Not just because this year marks the 40th anniversary of Pride in Phoenix. Not just because of the extenuating circumstances that have closed our favorite places to congregate, forced us into virtual interactions and led to hoarding of basic household supplies. Read More