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The Resilient Rainbow: PRIDE Goes Online

October 30, 2020 | Posted in Columns, Magazine, News

This June, Pittsburgh hosted no public Pride celebrations. Nationally, a similar story was told. COVID-19 did not leave Pride unscathed anywhere. The virus put a definite stop to the joyful, colorful marches that are normally looked on with a great …

Historical Focus: Reflecting Upon President Kennedy

January 29, 2020 | Posted in Columns, Magazine

In this world, people are born everyday, some grow up to be doctors, teachers, or police officers, but only few grow up to be legends. John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born May 29, 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts to Joseph P. Kennedy, …

Historical Focus: A Thank You to Suffragettes

January 29, 2020 | Posted in Columns, Magazine

I believe today is as fitting a day as any to honor the many women who fought for the right for other women to cast their ballots. They were warriors. That much is certain. To overcome opposition from men and …