Is there a T in Gay Pride?
Portland’s Gay Pride wrapped this last weekend. Despite the “unity” theme, at least one group chose this year to go their separate way. Why did trans march organizers decide to postpone their event—renamed Gender (Free) For All—until August 1st? Do trans people really belong in the LGBQ community anyway? Especially if they no longer identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual—or if they never did?
We addressed these questions and more. We were joined by three guests, including an organizer from the Gender (Free) For All; a local trans political activist; and a woman with Harry Benjamin's Syndrome