Category: Local News

LGBT+ community celebrates five years of Pride

by MELISSA DOUGHTY of The Trinidad & Tobago Newsday Pride TT and other supporting groups took to the streets on Sunday as members of the LGBT+ community and allies celebrated five years of its pride parade. Although the community has celebrated pride (an event replicated globally) for more than 30 years, it was only 2018 […]

T&T’s Pride Parade resumes after pandemic hiatus

For the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, a parade to celebrate gender equality and inclusivity for the LGBTQIA+ community will once again be held in Port of Spain.  During the pandemic the annual month of festivities, usually held during the month of July, were done virtually, however with the relaxation of […]

Rudy Hanamji–Pride and purpose (Guardian News)

As the eldest grandchild, painting his grandmother’s nails and helping her wrap her sari to go out became a normal part of Rudolph “Rudy” Hanamji’s childhood. Hanamji, the co-chair and co-founder of PrideTT felt just as comfortable making and flying kites with his grandfather. Surrounded by loving parents and other close family members, he went […]