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Activist Drag Queen Fights for LGBT Pride in the Bronx

2 The 2012 Bronx Pride festival took place this past Saturday despite the shutting down of host Bronx Community Pride Center after alleged embezzlement by its former executive director. Organizers and participants committed themselves to ensuring that the show would go on. El Diario/La Prensa‘s Carolina Ledezma introduced us to one of them, local celebrity Appolonia […] Continue reading →

Transformers

3 Gender isn’t clear-cut for Michael Folks. “I’ve always been very transy,” he says. “I’ll go out and bounce around town as a girl.” His drag name is Sarah Lee Garrett. Most of his friends call him Sarah “because most of my friends are drags,” he says. At one point, he was actively pursuing a sex […] Continue reading →

David and Danna Galan

dragqueen bolivia Danna Galan is the most famous Bolivian drag queen. In 20 years she constituted a family of 60 members, who work together in La Paz and around. As David, he works with the ministry of culture and just released a book on the history of drag and transvestites in Bolivia: “La China Morena.” In this […] Continue reading →