June commemorates the anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, six days of street confrontations between members of the LGBT community and the New York City police. which began in response to a police raid of the Stonewall Inn during the early morning of June 28, 1969. The uprising is considered the galvanizing moment in the nationwide movement for LGBTQ+ rights and against hate and discrimination.
Explore our resource guide to learn about the history, culture, contributions and impact of LGBTQ+ people.
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This past year, over 400 anti-LGBTQ+ bills have been introduced in states across the country, many targeting Trans youth. These bills are discriminatory and dangerous and threaten the rights and lives of LGBTQ+ citizens. Learn more about the bills and their impact: