06/26/2013 09:19 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

Pride 2013: 7 Moments In LGBT Youth Culture That Made Us Proud This Year

Happy Pride Month!

To celebrate, we're taking a look at some of the best moments in youth lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) culture that made us especially proud during the last 12 months.

From 12-year-old Jazz giving an inspiring speech to other youth at the 2013 GLAAD Awards to Ted Chalfen's incredible commencement speech, there were a slew of awesome moments, giving us plenty of reasons to celebrate this month.

Check out the video above and tell us your favorite moment in the comments section below.