Category: History

Honoring Kate Millett (September 14, 1934 – September 6, 2017)

Honoring Kate Millett (September 14, 1934 – September 6, 2017)

By Evelyn Bailey Katherine Murray Millett was an American feminist writer, educator, artist, and activist. She attended Oxford University and was the first American woman to be awarded a degree with first-class honors after...

Shoulders To Stand On: Prevention – The Name of The Game!

Shoulders To Stand On: Prevention – The Name of The Game!

By Evelyn Bailey The history of the HIV and AIDS epidemic began in illness, fear and death as the world faced a new and unknown virus. Scientific advances have enabled people with access to...

ONE Archives preserves LGBT history in photos

ONE Archives preserves LGBT history in photos

According to Les Fabian Brathwaite on The Advocate: The ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives is an invaluable resource documenting the rich and varied history of the queer community. This is particularly important as...

Shoulders To Stand On: HIV/AIDS Treatment – Where Are We Now in 2017?

Shoulders To Stand On: HIV/AIDS Treatment – Where Are We Now in 2017?

By Evelyn Bailey We have looked at past HIV/AIDS treatments, advances and societal issues. Improvements have been made, more are needed. Today the number of HIV positive cases is on the increase, while testing...

You Are Invited To See History Come Alive!

You Are Invited To See History Come Alive!

Shoulders To Stand On says: Come to Hear Untold Stories of Our History Be inspired – Be challenged The Gay Alliance Shoulders To Stand On Program Presents: Rochester LGBT Pioneers tell Their Story 5:30...