Pride Meeting – 20th Anniversary with ‘Zoom for Pride’

PRIDE MeetingAct 53 – Juneteenth20th AnniversaryZoom for PRIDE We found out this past week that Hawai’i is represented by the rainbow lei (pictured below) in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History‘s exhibit ‘Illegal to Be You: Gay History Beyond Stonewall’, which is dedicated to the fight for justice and equality for the LGBTQIA+ community. I gave the lei to Jerame Davis, who was with Stonewall Democrats at the time and is now the Executive Director of Pride at Work, at the 2012 Democratic National

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Happy Pride Month

Happy International Pride Month! The Stonewall (formerly the LGBT) Caucus is celebrating our 20th anniversary this month along with several LGBTQIA+ history making anniversaries like the 52nd anniversary for the Stonewall Riots to landmark Supreme Court rulings. The most recent ruling being Bostock v. Clayton County in which the Court held that Title VII (Civil Rights Act of 1964) protects employees against discrimination based on their sexual orientation and/or gender identity. When we struck out we were the 1st caucus for the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i and now there are 7

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