The Persecution of Kate Barnhart

Scene from Meet me in St. Louis - a radio play at the Bucks County Playhouse.

Kate Barnhart in photo from 2009 at New Alternatives. Photo by Toby GraceDA Prosecuting LGBT Activist with Brain Tumor

The sidewalk outside of the Manhattan Criminal Court building was a surreal sea of “Kate.”  Supporters in all sizes and shapes donned Kate Barnhart masks, effigies of the selfless and tireless patron of homeless youth and health care activist who is now being prosecuted by New York District Attorney Cy Vance.