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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the LGBT Civil Rights Movement

IN 2015 WE PROUDLY COMMEMORATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY of the first organized civil rights demonstrations, the Gay Pioneers who staged them and the half century of progress we’ve made toward full LGBT equality. A celebration from July 2–5 is highlighted by the 50th Anniversary Ceremony on the Fourth of July with a who’s who of LGBT icons and allies, speakers, choruses, and entertainment in front of Independence Hall—the place where it all began. [more]

 

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Search the entire LGBT History Month database of 217 Icons —from 2006 to 2012—by Icon name or by more than 150 tags including Academy Award, Athlete, African-American, Author, Composer, Entrepreneur, Germany, Lesbian, Politics, Transgender and Washington, D.C.

Search the entire LGBT History Month database of 279 Icons—from 2006 to 2014—by Icon name or by more than 150 tags, such as Academy Award, African-American, Author, Chicago, Composer, Germany, Lesbian, Politics and Transgender.