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August 2005

What is this "Rainbow" thing?

It's a word, a symbol, standing for some collection of people of alternative sexualities, the politically correct name of which changes in context, by the speaker, and over time. For instance, it wasn't so long ago that Queer was offensive. Now we've reposessed it. Well, some people agree on that.

So, maybe we can agree to agree on a neutral word for the time being, to encompass it all.

So, at the moment, let's say that this web site is all about people, places, things, and events in Halifax, of interest and importance to the GL(E)BT2QQI community, that is:

(editorial moved to IsCansMacLeather)