Pride Month Resources

Celebrate Pride with MAP all month long! 

At the core of our mission we value and celebrate diversity, inclusion and acceptance. Below are a list of some Pride Month Resources to explore. 

Podcasts

Online Resources

  • The Genderbread Person, a teaching tool for breaking the big concept of gender down into bite-sized, digestible pieces

  • Marsha P. Johnson Institute, protects and defends the human rights of BLACK transgender people. We do this by organizing, advocating, creating an intentional community to heal, developing transformative leadership, and promoting our collective power.

 

  • The Trevor Project, focused on suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning youth.

 

  • ACT UP (AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power), a diverse, non-partisan group of individuals, united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis. We meet with government officials, we distribute the latest medical information, we protest and demonstrate. We are not silent.

  • GLAAD  - Organization that promotes acceptance in the media for the LGBTQIA Community.

Notable Historic Events

 

  • Supreme Court Case, Obergefell v. Hodges (2015), this decision legalized Same-Sax marriage in the United States

Documentaries 

  • Paris is Burning - Legendary Documentary about the Drag Scene in 1980s New York City. Heavily inspired the FX drama, Pose

Resources in Buffalo

Primary Resources