Tag Archives: History

Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community

Stevenson, Robin. Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community. Canada: Orca Book Publishers, 2016. This middle-grade nonfiction book presents the history of the LGBTQ liberation movement and Pride Day in an accessible, interesting, and vibrant way.

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Sex-Crime Panic: A Journey to the Paranoid Heart of the 1950s

Miller, Neil. 2002. Sex-Crime Panic: A Journey to the Paranoid Heart of the 1950s. Los Angeles, CA: Alyson Publications. In 1955 in Sioux City, Iowa, two children were sexually assaulted and killed. These crimes spurred one of many sex-crime panics … Continue reading

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