In honor of the most fabulous week in New York City, Gay Pride Week, men, women, children, and canines alike will don the epitome of sexual pride, whether one is gay, straight, or bi. The rainbow is the contemporary embodiment of sexuality and acceptance.
Since the establishment of our country, we have always stood on grounds that were built by men from across the world. A ground that was cultivated with cultures from across the globe. A ground that was shaken to its maximum potential on September 11, 2001. I still remember this day, as many others still do; I was sitting in my high school Spanish class, when an announcement was made to turn on the news and watch the events unfold. A plane had crashed into one of the Twin Towers, and to our surprise, as we watched the building, a second plane flew into the second tower, almost instantaneously destroying it. Continue reading