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Bermuda Pride 2019

Bermuda Pride 2019

Everything You Need to Know About Bermuda’s First-Ever Pride Celebration

We support Bermuda Pride! Here is everything you need to know about this historical celebration, and more. Who, When and Where? On Friday, August 30th at the Hamilton Princess there will be a panel discussion. The title of the discussion is “Free to be me: Expressing LGBTQI+ identities against a legacy of colonialism.” The seminar will focus on colonial era laws have impacted the LGBTQI+ communities in the British Commonwealth Caribbean, with special focus on Jamaica, Guyana, Barbados and Trinidad…


Bermuda Pride 2019

Same Sex Marriage in Bermuda: A Timeline

Here are all the important dates, facts, rulings, and appeals regarding Same Sex Marriage in Bermuda. NOVEMBER 2015 The Supreme Court found that the same-sex partners of Bermuda residents should have the same rights to employment and benefits as all…


Bermuda Pride 2019

The Island That Outlawed Same-Sex Marriage

Earlier this year, less than a year after the Supreme Court made its historic ruling, Bermuda repealed same-sex marriage—the first country in the world to do so. Legislation designed to replace same-sex marriage with civil partner- ships passed by a…


Bermuda Pride 2019

10 Things With Cassie & Jenaya of Lesgothere

Jenaya and Cassie are share their love story with the world through their Instagram page Lesgothere. Their hope is to create a safe space for all LGBTQ Bermudians to be themselves.  They love traveling, exploring and a good glass of…


Bermuda Pride 2019

15 Things With Winston Godwin-DeRoche

Winston Godwin is an Aquarist at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo. In 2016, Winston and his then fiancé, Greg, fought and and won their case to legalise same-sex marriage in Bermuda. Because of his social activism, he was also…

Bermuda Pride 2019

How to Prepare for Bermuda Pride: Eat, Drink, and Dance!

Here are a few fun and creative ideas to get the party started as we dance our way to Bermuda's first-ever Pride Celebration!   A Pride Playlist We have curated a playlist filled with 50 ICONIC bops that will have…