What are the best resources to learn about the LGBTQIA community ?

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    #1LGBTQIA+ Resource Center

    LGBTQIA+ Resource Center

    LGBTQIA Resource Center is a website that offers information and various resources about the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual communities. It is managed by the University of California in Davis.



    Jose Beck
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "I had a friend who decided to come out suddenly. It was awkward at first because I didn't know how to treat him but the amazing articles for Allies in this site was helpful for me to understand what I should do. "
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    #2LGBT Foundation

    LGBT Foundation

    LGBT Foundation is a website that focuses on supporting gay, lesbian, transexual, and bisexual people. The site offers various information and advice regarding LGBT communities.



    Amanda Bryant
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "Learned a lot about myself and my fellow LGBT from this site. There are a lot of pages on this site that deal with self-help and care. "
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    #3The ABC's of LGBT+

    The ABC's of LGBT+

    The ABC's of LGBT+ is a book written by Ashley Mardell. Published on October 25, 2016 by Mango Media, The ABC's of LGBT+ contains information about LGBT culture and communities.


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    Shirley Bradley
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "Loved this book! I bought it for my children after their sister came out as a lesbian. It's a great introductory text to more complicated topics about LGBT subjects."
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    #4Before Stonewall

    Before Stonewall

    Before Stonewall is a documentary directed by Robert Rosenberg and Greta Schiller. The documentary is about the 1969 gay community riots due to the police raid conducted on the Stonewall Inn. 


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    Jerry Lucas
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "Despite the age of this documentary, it was extremely gripping! It had a lot of inofrmation about the gay community bfore the riots!"
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    #5The Gay Revolution

    The Gay Revolution

    The Gay Revolution is a nonfiction book written by Lillian Faderman. It chronicles the struggle of the LGBT community as they try to fight for their rights. The book was published on September 8, 2015 by Simon Schuster.


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    Samuel Hawkins
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "The Gay Revolution is one of the most comprehensive book on the history of the lgbt community in America. I highly suggest reading it if you're curious about lgbt people."
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    Stonewall is a non-fiction book written by Martin Bauml Duberman that tells the story of a gay bar named Stonewall. It has been raided before and it caused a riot between the cops and the LGBT people.


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    Bobby Elliott
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "My eyes were opened by this book. Beofre I read this, I had no idea at all about stonewall but since then, I've become more aware after learning more about the gay community."
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    #7Creating a Place For Ourselves

    Creating a Place For Ourselves

    Creating a Place for Ourselves: Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories is a nonfiction essay anthology compiled by Brett Beemyn. It was published on April 9, 1997 by Routledge.


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    Tammy Stone
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "This is a wonderful collection of essays! It's a great resource learnign about the LGBTQIA community since it offers many different perspective"
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    #8Intersex and Identity

    Intersex and Identity

    Intersex and Identity is a book written by Sharon Preves that tells the story of happiness, struggle, and triumph. This book will inspire other readers to accept their uniqueness no matter how different it is. 


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    Charles Watson
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "This is a great book for people who really want to get into the nitty gritty of sexual identity, gender and more. Intersexuality is such an oft ignored topic and I think it's great that a book that's so focused on it exists."


Best What are the best resources to learn about the LGBTQIA community
1LGBTQIA+ Resource CenterWebsites 18 Free
2LGBT FoundationWebsites 14 Free
3The ABC's of LGBT+Books 11 Paid
4Before StonewallMovies 11 Paid
5The Gay RevolutionBooks 8 Paid
6StonewallBooks 5 Paid
7Creating a Place For OurselvesBooks 3 Paid
8Intersex and IdentityBooks 1 Paid

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