Lamé, Amy,

From prejudice to pride : a history of the LGBTQ+ movement / by Amy Lame. - 64 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour) ; 26 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index.

From Prejudice to Pride looks at the rise and achievements of the LGBTQ+ movement and the different communities, pioneers and stories of heartbreak and courage that have marched alongside it. This book will inspire courage and pride in young LGBTQ+ people and help answer questions for all readers interested in gender and identity. Follow LGBTQ+ history from ancient civilisations to the present-day, and learn about key events including the trial of Oscar Wilde, the Stonewall riots, the AIDS crisis, same-sex marriage and changing laws that have impacted on LGBTQ+ life. Gain insight into the shifting attitudes that have challenged lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and the experiences that help us understand what it means to be LGBTQ+ today. Filled with photographs documenting LGBTQ+ life from the past and present, and from around the world.

Adolescent Ages 13+.

9781526301901 1526301903

Sexual minorities--Children's nonfiction.
Sexual minority community--Children's nonfiction.
Sexual minorities--Political activity--Children's nonfiction.
Gay liberation movement--Children's nonfiction.


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