As members of Southern Oregon Coast Pride cheered, history was made in Coos Bay on Wednesday when the city installed the Pride flag in a city flagpole for the first time.

For Betsy Rodenbush, the moment was a chance to celebrate after a lifetime of struggling for equality. As she waited for the Pride flag to be hoisted, she recalled more than five decades of working to advance the LGBTQ movement.


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