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Two decades of Pride

Two decades of Pride

Before the Pride Center at Equality Park took over a sprawling, 5.5-acre campus in Wilton Manors, Broward County's first LGBT center began in a humbler, more confining place: the Victoria Park living room of its founder, Alan Schubert. "It was awfully cramped in there," says Schubert, who led the Gay and Lesbian Community Center, as it was called then, from 1993 to 1999. "Gay organizations butted heads constantly, and were in constant competition with each other. I thought the gay community needed to get their act together and become stronger by living under one roof." To mark the 20th anniversary of the rainbow-flag-waving fixture of LGBT resources in South...

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