Alabama, Michigan, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia, you name it! Black pride organizers have convened for a very passionate conversation about the illusion of inclusion. Race, renting spaces, music exclusions, and dress code requirements have been hot topics Center for Black Equity is always available to discuss as we find ways to advance Black, gay prides worldwide.
Tony Christon-Walker – if you’re not watching his Facebook videos you’re missing out – reveals we have to sweep up the mess in the Black LGBT community, too. “Literally, if it wasn’t for Black lesbians our first pride in Birmingham would have failed,” Tony said.
Watch the 90-minute open forum below.
P.S. Also, check out CBE’s directory celebrating Black LGBT voices in media here.