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Keynote Speech for Newark Pride Week

June 7, 2011
Remarks for Newark Pride Week City Hall Flag Raising Ceremony Monday June 6th, 2011 Kenyon Farrow First I want to thank the Newark LGBTQQ Advisory Commission, Newark-Essex Pride Coalition, Liberation in Truth Social Justice Center, and the African American Office … Continue reading read more »
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LGBT Youth Living With Violence

April 7, 2008
This weekend I was not able to attend a vigil for Shanesha Stewart, a young Black transgender woman murdered in the South Bronx here in NYC. I’ve gone to lots of vigils like this over the years, and have known … Continue reading read more »
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Rest in Peace: Bob Kohler

December 7, 2007
I learned a few days ago, that Bob Kohler, Queer liberation activist, died. I didn’t know Bob well, but had spent time with him when I was working with FIERCE! –a queer youth of color community organizaing project. Bob was … Continue reading read more »
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