Your Organization’s Commitment To LGBT Pride Month Beyond Just The Rainbow
Fistful of Talent
JUNE 24, 2019
Growing up, my parents shared many stories of the struggle, perseverance, and the marginalization of black people. My father frequently closed with, “There’s no shame in being black, it just ain’t easy at times.”. He wasn’t kidding! I grew up in a society located smack dab in the middle of the land of the free, and home of the brave where what was consistently characterized as “normal” or “acceptable” looked very little like me.