As we bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new one, we would like to extend our warmest wishes to the LGBTQIA community. Happy New Year!
The start of a new year is a time for reflection, celebration, and hope. It is a chance to look back on the progress made and the challenges overcome and to look forward to the possibilities and opportunities that lie ahead.
For the LGBTQIA community, the past year has been a mix of triumphs and setbacks. We have seen significant advancements in LGBTQIA rights and acceptance, with more countries legalizing same-sex marriage and enacting laws to protect LGBTQIA individuals from discrimination. It is a testament to the resilience and strength of our community.
However, we must also acknowledge that there is still work to be done. LGBTQIA individuals continue to face discrimination, violence, and prejudice in many parts of the world including right here in the United States. We must continue to fight for equality and inclusivity, and support those who are still marginalized or oppressed.
As we enter the new year, let us stand together and continue to advocate for LGBTQIA rights. Let us celebrate the diversity and beauty of the community, and work towards a future where everyone is accepted and valued for who they are.
Happy New Year to the LGBTQIA community! May the coming year bring you joy, love, and acceptance. Here’s to a year of progress and equality for all.
Some of our favorite links:
Houston LGBT History .org
A growing resource of mostly Houston LGBT history, with considerable statewide information
Direct Link to TWT Magazine Archives
Human Rights Campaign