October is LGBT History Month! The Stonewall uprising is well known as a significant catalyst for LGBT equality. Patrons of The Stonewall Inn were moved to take a stand after experiencing police brutality on the basis of their sexual orientation. Since then, there have been many activists who have tirelessly fought for LGBT rights. As you look back on the inspiring heroes of the past, consider all the opportunities there are to inspire a new generation that is committed to visibility for this community.
Here is a list of books that will teach you about the social impact the LGBT community has had and the challenges and triumphs the members of the LGBT community have experienced:
#LGBT History Month Books for Adults
Celebrate the positive impact the pride community has had for social justice and more. From famous thinkers to intimate personal experiences, there is a lot to read about how the pride community fought for their rights and the rights of others.
#LGBT History Month Books for Youth
Whether you want to know more about the history of LGBT rights or read about the experiences of people in the LGBT community, these books promote self love and how good it feels to be yourself.