PRIDE Month Calendar

PRIDE_Obama

 

June 1st: On this day, in 2009, President Obama issued a proclamation declaring June to be LGBT Pride Month.

PRIDE_Civil Rights

 

June 4th: In 1998, President Clinton issued Executive Order 13087, barring federal employment discrimination based on sexual orientation.

PRIDE_Stonewell

 

June 6th: Pride month commemorates the Stonewall Riots, which commenced on June 28th, 1969.

PRIDE_Flags

 

June 12th: Show your support for the LGBTQIA+ community today!

PRIDE_BoyMeetsBoy

 

June 20th: Check out our reading corner for great LQBTQIA+ selections!

PRIDE_Obergefell

 

June 26th: In 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that the fundamental right to marry is guaranteed to same-sex couples by the 14th Amendment.

PRIDE_Trans-Activist

 

June 28th: On this day, in 1969, a black, trans activist, is recognized as leading the Stonewall Riots.

PRIDE_March

 

June 29th: Christopher Street Liberation Day occurred one year after the Stonewall riots and is considered the first gay pride parade.

PRIDE_Milk

June 30th: In 1978, Harvey Milk was the first openly gay man to be elected to California political office.