Thursday, May 30, 2019
TKC QUESTION: WILL KANSAS CITY MSM GIVE PRIDEFEST EQUAL COVERAGE?!?!
This town's LGBT paper-of-record CAMP KC kicks off PrideFest with a provocative cover.
A quick guide to this year's event . . .
Kansas City Diversity Coalition‘s vision for our festival is that of a place where everyone from all backgrounds, sexual orientations and gender identities can come together to celebrate our diversity as a supportive and loving LGBTQIA+ community.
“Diversity Not Division” was chosen as the 2019 Kansas City PrideFest theme to reflect this ideal. We love and welcome each and every one of you! ❤️
Already the toy train streetcar is letting its rainbow colors shine.
Downtown buildings are adorned in LGBT colors and this town's progressive establishment seems to want to show their support.
Nevertheless . . .
HOW SHOULD TRADITIONALLY CONSERVATIVE LEGACY MEDIA COVER KANSAS CITY PRIDEFEST?!?!
Gay marriage is now the law of the land.
Meanwhile, hard-line Conservatives always blush when Prez Trump notes some elements of the LGBT community support for his administration with pride.
And so, the lead up to Pridefest KC 2019 has been just a bit quiet from our favorite TV newscasts as we wonder if one of the biggest LGBT festivals in the Midwest will receive the attention that it deserves.
Developing . . .