Today news
Donald Trump
Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current president of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in Queens, a borough of New York City, and received a bachelor's degree in economics from the Wharton School. He took charge of his family's real-estate business in 1971, renamed it The Trump Organization, and expanded its operations from Queens and Brooklyn into Manhattan. The company built or renovated skyscrapers, hotels, casinos, and golf courses. Trump later started various side ventures, mostly by licensing his name. He bought the Miss Universe brand of beauty pageants in 1996, and sold it in 2015. He produced and hosted The Apprentice, a reality television series, from 2003 to 2015. As of 2020, Forbes estimated his net worth to be $2.1 billion.[
The same in other media
city Manchester Pride queer community Gay Love UPS Booking city Manchester

‘I used to think being gay was the worst thing that could happen to me - now I see it as a privilege'

Reading now: 224
manchestereveningnews.co.uk

As the Manchester Pride parade made its way through the city centre some seven years ago, one of the people in attendance amongst the sea of floats, dancers, ambassadors and members of the LGBTQ+ community could barely believe what was happening.

For author and journalist Matt Cain, who was 42 at the time, it was the first time he had felt like he could truly be himself in Greater Manchester - all whilst holding his husband’s hand and waving a Pride flag at the hundreds of people who had lined the streets for the annual celebration. “There’s really nothing more emotionally intense and joyous than that,” Matt, now 49, tells the M.E.N. “There is something truly special about coming back to your home city, and walking through the streets which are lined with crowds of people cheering you on with Pride flags.

It was a very big moment.” Try MEN Premium now for FREE...just click here to give it a go. Today, Matt, who was brought up in Bolton, is one of the country’s most recognised LGBTQ+ authors - having penned books including The Secret Life of Albert Entwistle, Becoming Ted and The Madonna of Bolton over the years.

But feeling proud of who he is, and inspiring others to feel proud of themselves, hasn’t always been an easy journey for him. “People were calling me queer before I even knew what being gay was,” Matt, who went to school in Bury and attended sixth form in Whitefield, says of being bullied as a child for being ‘obviously gay’. “When I was growing up, it was at the height of the AIDS crisis.

Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk
The website meaws.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News

DMCA