Pride Month - Lessons We Can Learn from the Past

Updated: Jun 4

Pride Month is a time when millions of members of the LGBTQ+ community come together for a month long celebration of love, equality, acceptance and self-pride.

You might wonder, ow and why did Pride Month start over 50 years ago? This is the perfect time to reflect on the history of Pride month. Maybe we can gather some hope and inspiration from those who fought for equality and the right to live and love freely back in June of 1969? Let’s break down the important events that took place starting with the initial events in Manhattan.