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Lgbt History Month

Spirit Day: Let Love Define You

Shane Bitney Crone | Posted 12.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Shane Bitney Crone

October is a very special time for the LGBT community: it is not only National LGBT History Month, but October 11 was National Coming Out Day and October 16 is Spirit Day.

The Lucky Ones: Personal Reflections for LGBTQ History Month

Morgan Meneses-Sheets | Posted 12.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Morgan Meneses-Sheets

It is LGBTQ History Month, which got me thinking about my own history. When I came out to my mother her struggle was largely based on worrying what the neighbors would think.

Happy LGBT History Month!

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.01.2014 | Gay Voices

It's that time of year again -- happy LGBT history month! In recognition of this important period where we remember and celebrate queer history, th...

Black History Month: 23 Prominent Black LGBT Icons

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.09.2014 | Gay Voices

As we recognize and celebrate Black History Month, it is important to take a moment to remember and honor the contributions of LGBT black figures who ...

The Doldrums of November

Sarah Prager | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Sarah Prager

LGBT History Month is over (in the U.S., at least; much of Europe celebrates it in February), but why must we wait another 11 months for our history to be shared again? What about Nov. 1's "on this day in LGBT history" events? Aren't they just as important as Oct. 31's? Of course they are.

Know Your LGBT History: 4 Queer Events That Happened On Oct. 31

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.31.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Know Your LGBT History: 4 Queer Events That Happened On Oct. 28

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.28.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Hey, Gurl, Celebrate Your Out History!

Michael Carosone | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Michael Carosone

It's another fabulous October to celebrate LGBTQ history; coming out of those dark, homophobic, and heterosexist closets; and anti-bullying! I am ending our big gay celebration with these two poems, whic were published in Gay City: Volume 2.

A Look At LGBT Landmarks, Then And Now

Posted 10.28.2013 | Gay Voices

By Kristen Droesch for YourTango.com Every political and social movement has its landmarks. The Civil Rights movement had the Lincoln Memorial, an...

Know Your LGBT History: 4 Queer Events That Happened On Oct. 26

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.26.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Know Your LGBT History: First Recorded Gay Marriage And 3 Queer Events On Oct 24

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.24.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

WATCH: Short Film Explores Being LGBT And High School Prom

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.23.2013 | Gay Voices

Celebrities from all across the entertainment industry are coming together to take part in AT&T's "Love Is Changing History" project in celebration of...

What Does It Mean To Be Asexual?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.22.2013 | Gay Voices

As we continue our celebration of Asexuality Awareness Week in conjunction with LGBT History Month, it is important that we take a moment to discuss a...

Know Your LGBT History: Four Queer Events That Happened On October 22

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.22.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Know Your LGBT History: Four Queer Events That Happened On October 21

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.21.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Violence Strikes City's First Gay Pride March

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

* March held under heavy police security * Opponents clash with police * Organisers say: 'We are no longer invisible' ...

Know Your LGBT History: First Spirit Day And 3 Other Queer Events That Happened On Oct. 20

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.20.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

WATCH: Universal Studios Puts On Horrifyingly Homophobic Halloween Production

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.23.2013 | Gay Voices

It's been quite a year of social and political progress for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) individuals as our community continues to ga...

30 Stars You Might Not Know Are Bisexual

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.21.2013 | Gay Voices

As we continue to recognize and celebrate the history of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) movement throughout the course of LGBT Hist...

Know Your LGBT History: A Historic Victory For Oregon's Gays And Other Queer Events That Took Place Oct. 18

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.18.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Know Your LGBT History: Barney Frank's Ground-Breaking Interview And 3 Other Queer Events

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.17.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...

Wilde About Food, Photos, Copyrights and Dandies!

Joe Kapp | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Joe Kapp

The fact that you own photographs by merely snapping the image is due in no small part to a particular photograph taken in the 1800s of a fabulous gay man by his eccentric photographer, both with a propensity for flamboyant dress.

LOOK: A Glimpse Of LGBT History Via Vintage Homoerotic Photos Of Hitchhikers

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

A new film screened at the 4th Annual ONE Queer Film Fest last weekend offers a glimpse into a unique corner of queer history. Titled "24 Hitchhike...

Know Your LGBT History: 21 Influential Black LGBT Icons

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

As we pass the halfway point during this month designated to celebrate the journey and achievements of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) i...

Know Your LGBT History: Jet's Lesbian Brides And 3 Queer Events On Oct 15

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

In conjunction with the celebration of October as LGBT History Month, The Huffington Post will be providing you with "Know Your LGBT History" updates!...