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Stonewall Drops Festival for PRIDE 2020, Will No Longer Engage with CPD

Susan Post Susan Post Stonewall Drops Festival for PRIDE 2020, Will No Longer Engage with CPD

Stonewall Columbus Interim Executive Director Densil Porteous earlier this week announced more changes for Columbus PRIDE 2020, which had already been rescheduled for October due to the coronavirus pandemic. “While things continue to change, at this moment we know we will not host a traditional pride festival at our postponed time in October, a possibility […]

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Stonewall Columbus Names New Interim Executive Director

Susan Post Susan Post Stonewall Columbus Names New Interim Executive Director

On Tuesday, June 16, Densil R. Porteous was named interim executive director of Stonewall Columbus, succeeding AJ Casey. Casey began her role in January of 2019, taking over Karla Rotha who stepped down amid the fallout from the BlackPride4 arrests during Columbus Pride 2017. “We are thankful to AJ who helped guide us as we reopened […]

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January Bitchy Bingo

  January Bitchy Bingo

It’s another night of fun, friends, and food! Join Stonewall Columbus for our “Bitchy Bingo” night hosted by Vivian Von Brokenhymen. Vivian will be hosting seven bingo games with the seventh round being a bonus game with an even bigger jackpot. Tickets include food and seven bingo cards to either play in all seven games […]

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Stonewall Columbus Director Announces Retirement

Walker Evans Walker Evans Stonewall Columbus Director Announces Retirement

After 11 years in the position, Karla Rothan announced yesterday afternoon that she would be retiring from service as the Executive Director of Stonewall Columbus. The announcement comes on the heels of the February 12 guilty sentencing of members of the Black Pride 4 — Wriply Bennet, Kendall Denton, Ashley Braxton and Deandre Miles — […]

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The List: Local Businesses Celebrating Pride 2017

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega The List: Local Businesses Celebrating Pride 2017

The Pride Parade is back this weekend. The parade and its participants are now almost 50 years away from the Stonewall riots that first spurred the annual bash, making it an event of celebration and remembrance. The riots, taking place on June 28, 1969, were part of an enough-is-enough fight against police harassment and discrimination. […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!

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