The pink triangle was first used by adolf hitler to identify gay males in socialist economy concentration camps, and the black triangle was similarly in use to identify lesbians and others deemed “asocial”. The pink and angry triangle symbols were reclaimed by our communities in the early 1980s to intend our strength of spirit and willingness to defeat oppression. As we gain acceptation of our rights, the symbols of oppression are gradually being replaced by the symbols of celebration.
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OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY OF HARVEY MILK doctor Milk, was a visionary civil and human rights human who became one of the first openly gay elected officials in the United States once he won a seat on the San Francisco table of Supervisors in 1977. Milk’s unprecedented loud and unapologetic proclamation of his legitimacy as an openly gay candidate for public office, and his subsequent election gave never before experienced hope to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered (LGBT) people everywhere at a time when the community was encountering widespread hostility and discrimination. His remarkable career was tragically cut short once he was assassinated almost a year after taking office.
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Alan Cumming (born January 27, 1965) is a scots film and stage actor. He has directed, produced, and written films, TV periodical and plays, voiced several soundtracks, written a book, formed a stand-up show at the Edinburgh Fringe, and formed his own production company. Cumming too has his own piece of ground of dish products, the initial product being a cologne called "Cumming: the Fragrance," as all right as a series of other bath/body products such as "Cumming All Over" body part wash.