30 Days of Pride: Crow Cohen

30 Days of Pride: Crow Cohen

Crow Cohen activist, feminist, memoirist, and co-founder of HOWL  The following includes an excerpt from Seven Days Carol “Crow” Cohen (1943-2015) moved to Richmond, VT with her family in 1974. That year, shortly after giving birth to her second daughter,...
30 Days of Pride: Vermont Lesbian & Gay Pride 1983

30 Days of Pride: Vermont Lesbian & Gay Pride 1983

Vermont Lesbian and Gay Pride 1983 Vermont’s first Pride celebration The First Lesbian and Gay Pride March in Vermont was held in Burlington on June 25, 1983, fourteen years after the Stonewall Uprising. Primarily organized by women, 350 people rallied in City...
30 Days of Pride: Out in the Open

30 Days of Pride: Out in the Open

Out in the Open connecting rural LGBTQ people to community, knowledge, and power Out in the Open (OITO) (formerly Green Mountain Crossroads) connects rural LGBTQ people to build community, visibility, knowledge and power. ​Based in Brattleboro, Vermont, the...
Shanghai’s Coming Out Story

Shanghai’s Coming Out Story

Vermonter Hannah Miller Reflects on Co-organizing the First Shanghai Pride in 2009 Written and submitted by Hannah Miller, Shanghai LGBT Co-Founder Photos by Grant-oh Buchwald The following reflection shares some memories and lessons learned from co-organizing the...
30 Days of Pride: Vermont Gay Tourism Association

30 Days of Pride: Vermont Gay Tourism Association

Vermont Gay Tourism Association promoting Vermont as a destination to the LGBTQ+ traveler If you’re gay, Vermont is the place to stay. The co-founders of Vermont Gay Tourism Association (VGTA) acknowledge that Vermont’s historic civil unions bill put the state on the...
30 Days of Pride: The Smittens

30 Days of Pride: The Smittens

The Smittens twee-pop band based in Burlington The Smittens are a hard-working, globe-trotting independent American twee-pop band from Burlington, Vermont. The band is friends first and open-hearted indiepop revolutionaries after that. Max Andrucki, Missy Bly, Colin...