LGBT History

LGBTQ history comes to life in the classroom with Google Expeditions

The Google Expeditions LGBT New York City History tour reveals challenges the LGBTQ community has faced and helps to ignite meaningful classroom dialogue.

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GLAAD launches interactive digital timeline for #GLAADAt30

GLAAD launched an interactive digital timeline to trace a great deal of GLAAD's history, from its founding in 1985 to today.

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LGBT historical items celebrated at the Smithsonian

The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington DC has added hundreds of photographs, papers, and historical objects to its collection to document the history of LGBT people in our country.

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April 29, 2014

Landmark Philly LGBT bookstore ends 38 year history

For 38 years Giovanni’s Room Bookstore has been a fixture in Philadelphia’s “Gayborhood”. The LGBT bookstore is now closing, ending it’s 38 year history.

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GLAAD celebrates LGBT-Inclusive Women's History Month

Today is the first day of Women's History Month, which means it is time to reflect on the past milestones for women, examine the issues facing women today, and celebrate the incredible women who are working to change lives around the world.

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March 7, 2012

GLAAD Celebrates LGBT-Inclusive Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month, a time to give special notice to the role women have played in our history and culture. This month, GLAAD will be highlighting the achievements of LGBT women throughout history.

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College Students: Call for Submissions - Cash Award!

The Stonewall National Museum and Archives is offering a cash award for college submissions for Our Faces, an exhibit on LGBT history and culture.
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July 15, 2011

The GLAAD Daily: "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," LGBT History Part of CA State Curriculum, and Anti-LGBT Pledge

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June 28, 2011

42 Years Later, LGBT Americans Remember the Impact of the Stonewall Riots More than Ever

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