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Gustavo Padron on the history and meaning of PRIDE

June marks the beginning of a month-long celebration—PRIDE. Traditionally, this is a time for extravagant parades, cute rainbow flags, and an overall big celebration of love and self-expression. Pride, which stands for Personal Rights In Defence and Education, emerged…

Cultural Moments

Kathryn Budig on the meaning of Pride

“Stop telling girls they can be anything they want when they grow up. I think it’s a mistake. Not because they can’t, but because it would never have occurred to them that they couldn’t.” – Sarah Silverman I regularly…