I thought a gay na­tion should have a flag… to pro­claim its own idea of power. As a com­mu­nity, both lo­cal and in­ter­na­tional, gay peo­ple were in the midst of an up­heaval, a bat­tle for equal rights, a shift in sta­tus where we were now de­mand­ing power, tak­ing

DNA Magazine - - ,MONTH IN A MINUTE - COM­PILED BY TORSTEN HØJER

– An ex­cerpt from the me­moir of the late Gil­bert Baker, who cre­ated the rain­bow flag, which will be pub­lished next year.

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