Lifestyles Center Blog

HUMP DAY: EQUAL RIGHTS MOVEMENT

Significant strides have been made towards equality. Still, if progress becomes stagnant, could the movement move backwards? Below is a thought-provoking article about the progression towards equality for the LGBTQ community, suggesting that if progress slows down even slightly, things might tip back. Pride movements have been generally staying away from especially difficult areas and focusing on getting friendlier ones to give full rights. What will happen if similar inclinations become trends? It is important to be proud of all that has been accomplished. At the same time, we all need to keep moving forward so that we do not start to slide back.

If Gay Rights Stop Moving Forward They Could Get Pushed Back

Elana Ginsburg, Lifestyles Center Intern
Riley Ackley, Peer Educator