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A ‘freaking fag revolutionary’ remembers the early years of gay liberation in Chicago

And a new exhibit at Gerber/Hart Library and Archives provides the visual aids.

When the annual Pride Parade steps off from the intersection of Broadway and Montrose at noon on Sunday, June 30—with Lori Lightfoot, Chicago’s first openly gay mayor, serving as honorary grand marshal—it will represent a very different mind-set from the event that launched the pride parade tradition.…

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