Why Netflix Canceling Sense8 On The First Day of Pride Month Is A Big Deal
In a move that seems designed to annoy a good chunk of its fanbase, Netflix cancelled Sense8 on June 1st, the first day of Pride Month. Sense8, directed by Lilly and Lana Wachowski, follows eight individuals across the globe. Slowly, they discover they’re connected through their senses and thoughts. Season One premiered in 2015 to critical acclaim and …
A Guide To Pride Month In Boston
June is pride month, and the Boxer Hotel is offering a special package for the whole month: the Glisten Pride Package. Ten percent of the room rate will be donated to GLSEN, the leading education organization creating safe and affirming schools for LGBTQ youth. The Special Perks Guests will receive a complimentary welcome drink the first night of their stay and breakfast for two for the duration of their time at...
Essential listening for Pride Month
From Stravinsky to Wendy Carlos, six instances where music has shaped our conception of queerness, whether we're aware of it or not.
Essential reading for Pride Month
Five memoirs that made me the pansexual freak I am today
Essential movies for Pride Month
Essential plays for Pride Month
Essential TV for Pride Month
Here are ten shows that show a variety of LGBTQ identities.
Why is LGBT Pride Month in June?
June is unofficially recognized this year as LGBTQ Pride Month, because of a demonstration that took place in 1969.
Why We Cheers to Pride Month
This is why June is LGBTQ Pride Month
Here's a brief history of June as Pride Month, plus a list of local events all around the Puget Sound region
10 Books to Read for Pride Month
June is Pride Month, a time known for its colorful parades and endless amounts of glitter (which stick around for months after the celebrations are over). Though June was only officially establishe…
How Did Pride Month Originate?
For many communities across the U.S., June means open neighborhood pools, warmer weather, and maybe a trip to the beach or the lake. But it also commemorates the origins of Pride month, a worldwide celebration of both LGBTQ individuals and the…
Gigi Gorgeous On What Pride Month Means To Her
Liz Raiss talks to Gigi about politics, positivity, and keeping some things personal
A More Urgent Pride Month: Why it Matters.
June marks the annual period of Gay Pride observations around the world. It’s a month of love and togetherness – when both gay and straight men and women come t
Why Pride Month Is So Political This Year
For years and years, the quest for marriage equality was the main focus of mainstream LGBTQ organizations. An unbelievable amount of time and money went into the fight and, on June 26, 2015, activists were victorious. The Supreme Court decision that …
What We're Reading: Pride Month Edition
Welcome back to What We're Reading! Here, we'll share some of the articles, novels and other media that we're engaging with as we think about education, identity, social justice and more. Have a tip or suggestion for something that should be on our list? Let us know at media@achievementfir
12 Musicians to Discover During LGBTQ Pride Month
June is a special time to let your rainbow flags fly high. And while Pride Month gives us a chance to reflect on the queer heroes of our past, it’s also a time to discover new trailblazers.
How to be a good ally during Pride month and beyond
Attending events is a start, but what LGBT community members really want is advocacy, support.
How LGBTQ Pride Month became a branded holiday
20 Movies and TV Shows to Stream for Pride Month
LGBTQ Pride Month was started to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots that launched the gay rights movement. To help celebrate the ever-increasing number of films and TV shows centered around LGBTQ…