Tag Archives: LGBT Activists

Why It Gets Better: You Could Be Honored on a Postage Stamp

Here they are in person, the postage stamps that honor Harvey Milk, gay rights activist and political pioneer. The post office that I purchased these from said that I got the last sheet and that they had been selling out. … Continue reading

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Today in LGBT History: Brenda Howard, Activist

From LGBTQ Nation: Howard participated in the 1969 Stonewall riots that marked a turning point in the gay rights movement. A year later, she organized the first Christopher Street Liberation Day March to mark Stonewall’s anniversary. The march was the … Continue reading

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Today in LGBT History: Activist Gloria Johnson Dies at 76

For every Harvey Milk or Dan Savage there are thousands of others who have worked with less fame, but no less importance. Gloria Johnson was one of those people. From U~T Sandiego: Born in Los Angeles on Aug. 26, 1937, … Continue reading

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Photo Portraits of LGBTI Ungandans

advocate.com has an amazing and thoughtful article on D. David Robinson’s photojournalistic effort to hightlight the stories of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersexed people of Uganda, a country where the country’s governing body is considering passing a harsh piece … Continue reading

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