Take a Look: On Pride

To start off the summer right, let’s talk about June. June is pride month. With all the history written on pride (see resources below), I thought I’d take a more visual approach to covering pride, by using photos. I’ll show some of the history and then some photos from different pride celebrations in different locations….

On HIV/AIDS

This month is AIDS Awareness month, so I figured this would be a great first post. While I did write a piece on safe sex, I wanted to specifically dive into the history of ┬áHIV/AIDS and the talk about preventative methods surrounding it. So what is HIV? HIV is an human immunodeficiency virus that attacks…

A Note on LGBTQ+ History

History is always fun to look back on, especially with a community that as come so far. Here’s quick timeline of important events within the LGBTQ Movement: 1920s: Harlem and Greenwich Village flourishes with prewar gay life 1965: Civil Rights Movement begins with racial discrimination and Frank Kameny and Barbara Gittings lead first gay rights…