Polari – The Lost & Found “Gay” Language

Polari, otherwise known as Palarie, Parlary, or Palare, is a vibrant constructed language which saw its formations during a time when there was huge stigma attached to being openly LGBTQ. Thought to have originated in the late 19th century, the language flourished largely among gay men and lesbians in Britain during the early 20th century […]

Coming Together: Celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride and Pride Month

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Society’s willingness to embrace diversity has drastically shifted over the course of time. From the first American settlers fleeing their home country to form their own in the name of religious freedom to African Americans fighting for basic human rights, countless individuals have given everything from their spare time to their lives to gain acceptance […]