For Windham’s First Pride, A Time To Celebrate Closer To Home
People eager to celebrate LGBTQ communities in June often have to flock to large, metropolitan hubs for pride events. But New Hampshire residents in the small town of Windham don’t have to head to Portsmouth or Nashua anymore.
A group of Windham residents has organized the town’s first Pride Month celebration. Two of them, Jackey Bennett and Steven Lawlor-Jonesspoke with All Things Considered host Peter Biello to talk about how the event came together and what pride means for communities like Windham.