Description: This is an interview with Dr. Cynthia Lawrence-Wallace and her life partner Peggy Heathers. Cynthia is a self-described feminist and humanist of African descent. She co-founded the San Diego LGBT Center in the 1970s, the San Diego Women’s Chorus in 1987, and LAGADU (Lesbians and Gays of African Descent United). She was involved in the Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses (GALA), and served on the County of San Diego Race Human Relations Commission. She was an activist against racism in the education system and developed curricula materials for the State of California. Peggy Heathers helped co-found the San Diego LGBT Center and the first women’s program at The Center, managed the San Diego Women’s Chorus and GALA, and organized the San Diego Democratic Club’s Blood Sister drive.