John Lyron Burnside Inventor, Activist, Pioneer.

...  September third 1979 Labor Day weekend John L. Burnside, Harry Hay, Don Kilhefner & Mitch Walker form and held the first Radical Faerie gathering in Arizona. For the next 24 years they continue to be positive gay role models as a couple and militant activist until the passing of Harry Hay in 2002. Before the passing of Harry Hay they were both in a documentary about Harry named “Hope Along the Wind” directed by Eric Slade. In early 2008 John L. Burnside was diagnosed with Glioblastoma brain cancer and passed away on September 14th, 2008. Donations in John’s honor [...]