The LGBTQ movement and, most recently, trans rights are always in the news. But the fight for equality and equity for LGBTQ folks has been going on for a couple of centuries. This section gives an introduction to key moments and key issues in that fight, and spotlights some of the people who are still fighting the battle.
Here’s a video showing an important speech in the history of Gay Pride:
If you have access to Netflix, you can watch the whole video: Milk
Reflect on what you have just read and/or watched. Write down 2-3 important or new things you have learned about LGBTQ rights.
Here’s a trailer for an interesting documentary on trans visibility and rights.
Optional: If you have access to Netflix, you can also watch the whole documentary. Disclosure (rated 16+)