A group of people in St. Louis face a one-two punch of adversity every day.
As members of the LGBT population, they can legally be denied housing or fired on a whim. As African-Americans, they’re already more likely to be homeless or unemployed.
A small, local LGBT organization called Black Pride embraces all these challenges. But as members prepare for their annual celebration this weekend in The Grove area, members still have to justify the group’s very existence.