Subtitle Empowering Voices That Engage And Inspire
Description Description Learn all about the fight for LGBTQ+ rights with this striking collection of impactful speeches. Discover the inspiring voices that have changed our world, and started a new conversation. Great LGBTQ+ Speeches
is a pioneering collection of over 40 empowering and influential speeches that chart the history of the LGBTQ+ movement
. Read the powerful words of Audre Lorde, Harvey Milk, Munroe Bergdorf, Sir Elton John
and more. Together, these speakers touch on all aspects of LGBTQ+ life, from equal marriage
to the AIDS crisis
, and from the first 19th century campaigns through to trans rights allyship
today.We are stronger when we stand together
, and this collection from award-winning activist Tea Uglow encourages us to do just that whilst celebrating the beauty of our differences.
- Pour through a pioneering collection of talks, declarations and lectures, from people whose voices have too often been marginalised;
- Read over 40 empowering and influential speeches that chart the history of the LGBTQ+ movement up to the present day;
- Take in striking photographic portraits with insightful introductions, offering essential context, fresh insights and a nuanced understanding that brings each character and their words to life.
Audre Lorde; Harvey Milk; Munroe Bergdorf; Sir Elton John; Sir Ian McKellen; George Takei; Sylvia Rivera; Bayard Rustin; Elizabeth Toledo; Alison Bechdel; Loretta E. Lynch; Hanne Gaby Odiele; Vito Russo; Tammy Baldwin; Hillary Rodham Clinton; Barack Obama; Senator Karl Heinrich Ulrichs; Robert G. Ingersoll; Anna Rüling; Franklin "Frank" Kameny; Sally Miller Gearhart; Harry Hay; Sue Hyde; Mary Fisher; Essex Hemphill; Simon Nkoli; Urvashi Vaid; Eric Rofes; Justice Michael Kirby; Evan Wolfson; Paul Martin; Ian Hunter; Dan Savage and Terry Miller; Rabbi Kleinbaum; Senator Penny Wong; Arsham Parsi; Anna Grodzka; Debi Jackson; Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir; Lee Mokobe; Ban Ki-moon; Geraldine Roman; Cecilia Chung; Olly Alexander.
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