Rudyard Kipling said: If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.The snippets of LGBTQ history here are the stories of our lives, the stories of the giants on whose shoulders we all stand. Learn about them then tell the stories…and remember, because knowing your history IS resistance! Thanks for
Inclusion, empathy, character, all these must be part of #WhatUnitesUs. — Dan Rather Learning our history IS resistance! Thanks for taking this journey with me. Now go write your story! Today in LGBT History – August 7 1885, England – The Labouchere Amendment is passed in England. Section 11 of the Criminal Law Amendment Act 1885, commonly
I read On Tyranny yesterday by Timothy Snyder (2017). Snyder presents twenty lessons from the 20th century, adapted to the circumstances of today’s politics. I’ll present one lesson each day for the next 20 days (though I may insert a personal thought among the days). I hope you’ll read this little but powerfully inspirational book.