Freedom is living without fear of discrimination. Watch for some interesting facts about living and being GLBT in central Ohio and decide for yourself, “Have we achieved Freedom?”
Listening to the pre-march rally we heard speakers call out, "repeal don't ask, don't tell" and "vote for me for office, 'cause I'm all about GLBT equality" and "Shop at our store, we give our queer workers the same rights as straight people!"
THAT'S NOT FREEDOM! THAT'S ASSIMILATION!!
We want to be free from these oppressive institutions: free from Capitalism, Imperialism, and all forms of State power. So Bash Back! Columbus joined in the pride march clad in our fines pink and black with a message of our own... FREE YOURSELF FROM QUEER CONSUMERISM:
and handed out barf bags encouraging people to Barf up their Corporate Pride and attached "Pink Dollars" with a message on the back calling queers to question the gay-main-stream.