July, early 1980s, San Francisco.
A month before my 25th birthday, I began my clinical training in mental health. I was doing a rotation in a crisis clinic, a small psych emergency room affiliated with a larger hospital. 950 more words
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau proudly marched in Toronto’s Pride parade on Sunday — and he celebrated another major holiday at the same time.
Trudeau, who takes his sock game seriously, sported a rainbow pair with the words “Eid Mubarak,” which marks the religious holiday that ends Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. 346 more words
Gay pride weekend festivities in New York City wrapped up the many celebrations throughout the country and around the world that recognize the LGBT community. Many events included parades, parties and shows of unity — along with plenty of opportunities for rainbow-themed fashion. 608 more words