No Pride Without Black Lives Rally
On Saturday, June 13, Cheyenne Moore organized at No Pride Without Black Lives rally in Perry Square. About 70 people attended, and there was local media coverage. In recognition of the Stonewall riots initiated by Black LGBTQ+ people in direct response to police brutality. people came together to peacefully honor, mourn, and advocate for the queer Black people who have been victims of homophobia/racism/police brutality. Speakers included Marty Nwachukwu of Erie County United, Zeila Hobson, and Niecey Davis. The event also included an impromptu march from Perry Square to Dobbins Landing and back.
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