In the first edition of “Here and Clear,” a video series about the experiences of LGBTQ+ students in the Aragon community, students reflect on their initial realizations.
This year, the Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) club wanted to reintroduce a new spin to an old project and make their mark on the school. The Equality Project is a recreation of the Ally Project done in the 2012-2o13 school year. Sophomore and Co-President of GSA, Sofia Veizades, says “Basically we start with a quote that says ‘I stand for equality because’ and then we are taking pictures of people and putting their quotes next to them.”
Intersectionality recognizes a person’s unique identity, but instead of working separately towards goals, encourages a unity in their common fight.