Since we (as an LGBTQIA+ community at OSUN/COTC) can’t be together this year to celebrate PRIDE (due to COVID19), we are going to share one message everyday for the month of June to help us learn and celebrate our diversity.
Week 1 of Pride Month! This week, we are celebrating LGBTQIA+ People of Color!
|Monday – 6/1/20:|
|Celebrating My Black & Queer Identities|
|Tuesday – 6/2/20:|
|Being African American & LGBTQ: An Introduction|
From trailblazing pioneers such as openly gay novelist James Baldwin and transgender rights activist Marsha P. Johnson, to modern-day heroes such as actress Laverne Cox and basketball star Jason Collins, LGBTQ African Americans have made enormous contributions to the ongoing fight for social, racial and economic justice.
Click here for the full article from the Human Rights Campaign.
|Wednesday – 6/3/20:|
|Why Some Black LGBTQIA+ Folks Are Done ‘Coming Out’|
|Thursday – 6/4/20:|
|#NoFilters: Queer POC Discuss Beauty Standards in the LGBT Community|
|Friday – 6/5/20:|
|The Gay Civil Rights Activist Nearly Erased From History|
|Saturday – 6/6/20:|
|LGBTQ People of Colour Reveal The Challenges They’ve Faced|
|Sunday – 6/7/20:|
|Herstory: Laverne Cox on Marsha P. Johnson|
If we had more days in a week, we’d also include:
|Learning Resources—LGBTQIA+ People of Color|
|Do you know of other great resources we should include here? Send them to Max to have them added to the website.|