Celebrate your sexuality! The month of June is Pride Month! June is a time to not only celebrate, but to also raise awareness for the LGBT community. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, which served as a catalyst for the rights of LGBT people. The riots also sparked a movement to form thousands of LGBT activist groups. There are pride events going on all around the world this month. Want to show your support?
Here are some big events going on in the US in the coming weeks:
These are just a few of many celebrations, a quick Google search will surely help you find an function in your city! If you’re unable to attend a pride event, there are still many ways to support the LGBT community! Simply learning about LGBT history and staying informed is a great way to show your appreciation. Listening to LGBT youth and showing people that they can be authentic around you are also extremely important. For more information check out our other resources!