|Bi Pride Idea
||[Jun. 20th, 2006|10:56 am]
In posting information about the Heritage of Pride march for next Sunday on the yagoo group
"BiRequest" someone [not me] said in part ....
> We know that not all of you can participate. But please give it
> careful consideration. A large, enthusiastic, PROUD bunch of
> bisexual folks makes an important statement to the community. They
> say we're confused? In denial? That we don't really exist? Hey,
> look at this!!!
> It is important work. Somebody's gotta do it. We will be educating
> the masses. And it's going to be a lot of fun!
[I replied with the following .... what are your thoughts of my idea my LJ friends:]
I have been thinking of a idea.
Why not carry placards (signs usually on a poll or stick) reminding them
(HOP, et al ) that the pride march was started by a BISEXUAL WOMAN by
the name of Brenda Howard.
Like "We remember Brenda Howard, bisexual activist and founder of THIS
BTW If you have a copy of the HOP Pride guide, check out page 55 and you
will see the ad that I paid for in memory of Brenda.
> ----- end of my reply
I am also thinking of posting this to some of the LJ bi communities.
Feel free to pass my idea around