A county commissioner in South Texas has vocally opposed a local proclamation that recognized a Pride Week celebration, saying she shouldn't have to "suck it up and support it. Carolyn Vaughn, the Precinct 1 commissioner for Nueces County in the Corpus Christi area, said her "beliefs" led her to opposing the proclamation. It has nothing to do with them. It's just my beliefs and I wasn't going to support them. Vaughn, who was appointed to her position in March , said she tried to convey her personal feelings in "a kind way.
Texas County Commissioner Refuses to Sign Pride Week Proclamation
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Jun 5, 0. Some celebrations have been postponed; some are going virtual. And some, sadly enough, have been cancelled altogether for this year. But as the COVID infections continued to mount and the epidemic claimed an increasing number of lives, organizers decided to take the party to cyberspace with a virtual Dallas Pride.
Welcome to my blog. I document my adventures in travel, style, and food. Hope you have a nice stay! Keep in mind that many Prides are taking place as virtual rather than physical events this year, so even if an event is described as cancelation or postponed in the calendar below, it's worth clicking on the link and checking out the event's official page to see what kinds of virtual programming are offered.
Organizers are preparing for the 4th annual Pride Corpus Christi festival in June, which coincides with Pride month. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the riots. A first run showing to see "Rocketman" at Alamo Drafthouse was also available to festival-goers, but has since sold out. Looking for a free ride?