Pride symbolizes solidarity, collectivity, identity, and resistance to prejudice and violence in the LGBTQI community. Its rainbow colors show that LGBTQI people are valued community members. Queer is a growing identity. It's a moniker for nonconformists. Queer people reject cultural conventions on sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression. The most common definition of queer is someone who is not cishet or has a different orientation, gender, or sex experiences.
What does the in Lgbtqia+ stand for?
LGBTQIA+ means lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex, asexual, and more. These phrases describe sexual orientation and gender identity.
What are the Pride colors?
The 6-Color Pride Flag is a popular LGBT flag. This flag has red, orange, yellow, green, indigo, and violet. Due to fabric shortages, these flags did not include hot pink.