Lesbian National Parks and Services
Lesbian National Parks and Services ended up being launched in 1997 to place a presence that is lesbian the landscape. In full uniform as Lesbian Rangers, Shawna Dempsey and Lorri Millan patrol parklands, challenging the typical public’s ideas of tourism, fun, together with environment that is“natural. Loaded with informative brochures and knowledge that is well-researched they’ve been an obvious homosexual existence in areas where ideas of history and biology exclude all but an extremely few.
The Rangers come in near constant demand and possess performed “tours-of-duty” across Canada and abroad such as the Sydney Gay/Lesbian Mardi Gras (Australia) and Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival (USA) in every method of landscapes from areas to town streets to university halls. They usually have also written brochures and publications, developed postcards and videos, informing and recruiting since to 1997. The Rangers’ work is on going.
“Do unto lesbians unto you. While you will have lesbians do”
First done: July 1997, Banff nationwide Park, Walter Phillips Gallery, The Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, Alberta
Photos by Don Lee and Laura Vanags for the Banff Centre, Wolfgang Gunzel, Zab, Sheila Spence and memorial at University of Lethbridge
The next is an excerpt through the Handbook associated with the Junior Lesbian Ranger, self-published, 2001.
Everyone else really wants to be described as a Junior Lesbian Ranger. Some desire to wear the uniform that is famous. Some cannot await adventures in the bush. Plus some seek the companionship which comes from being significantly more than a cousin to an other Ranger. Whatever your basis for planning to get in on the corps, you have to. Realize all of the duties and obligations that include being fully a Junior Lesbian Ranger.
It may be difficult to think for the recruit that is new but just 10% of any feminine populace is lesbian.