The association has served to promote citizenship and self-esteem of LGBT by conducting and encouraging activities of all kinds. Through the years many speakers have spoken at the events. Homosexuality Bisexuality pansexuality polysexuality Demographics Biology Environment. The Christian Science Monitor. From both outside and inside the LGBT community, there is criticism and protest against pride events.
Wilson originated the idea, served as founder on the first coordinating committee, and chose October as the month of celebration.
Gay & Lesbian Pride Month
Early on the morning of Saturday, June 28,lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning persons rioted following a police raid on the Stonewall Inna gay bar at 43 Christopher Street, New York City. A number of associations and social movements have been denouncing in recent years which, in its views, is a depletion of the claims of these demonstrations and the merchandization of the parade. The second logo for the organisation behind the month was designed by LGBT typographer Tony Malone inand was reworked by him in when it then became the corporate logo for the national committee. This month is meant to recognize the impact Gay, Lesbian and Transgender individuals have had on the world. It is now very well established and has garnered support from other sources.