Traveling Exhibit: The History of LGBTQ Civil Rights
Monday, October 23 → more dates through October 25, 2017
Monday, October 23
Tuesday, October 24
Wednesday, October 25
Corporate College West, Atrium 25425 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake, OH 44145
This exhibit (Oct. 23-25) explores the incredibly inspiring journey of the LGBTQ Civil Rights movement from World War II to present day.
Explore the beginning of “gayborhoods” in the 1940’s, the Lavender Scare in the 1950’s, the Stonewall Riots and the beginning of organized protests in the 1960’s, the beginning of Pride and a cohesive national movement in the 1970’s, the AIDS crisis of the 1980’s, the beginning of gay marriage in the 1990’s and the explosion of rights in the 2000’s.
Learn about important LGBTQ organizations, activists, groups, and events that have defined this movement as one of the most important civil rights advancements of the last century.