The Paisano

Losing pride in pride month

The rainbow flag or LGBT pride flag was first debuted in 1978; the modern six-color version has been popular since 1979. Each color represents a meaning; red is life, orange is healing, yellow is sunlight, green is nature, blue is art/serenity and purple is spirit. Ethan Pham, The Paisano.

Ethan Pham

June 8, 2017

June is recognized worldwide as LGBT pride month, a month that serves as a positive stance opposing discrimination and violence against and within the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. The month is adorned with rainbow/pride flags, banners and other symbols of the LGBT community. Pride mo...