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Chronicle Call to Action Video for LGBT History Month

Author: Chronicle
Published: 12th Oct 2017
Peer-Reviewed Publication: N/A
Additional References: Sexual Diversity Studies Publications

Summary: Video is a call to action for the community to document, preserve, and share the history and ongoing story of the LGBTQ+ movement.

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The video, featuring activists, is a call to action for the community to document, preserve, and share the history and ongoing story of the LGBTQ+ movement.

Chronicle, the new collaborative visual storytelling platform, has launched a video for LGBT History Month showing the story of the LGBTQ+ movement through photos contributed by the community.

The video is part of an effort to raise awareness of the LGBTQ+ chronicle (currently 1938 -- present), a crowdsourced, ongoing visual record of the subject.

The video (which can be seen at, features leading organizations and activists such as Equality Forum, the coordinators of LGBT History Month; Gwendolyn Ann Smith, founder of Trans Day of Remembrance; and YouTube influencers Mekkk and AreTheyGay.

"Now more than ever, it is important to preserve and share LGBTQ+ history," said Steven McBride, Chronicle Founder/CEO. "We need to know and understand the past and present in order to create a better future, together."

Members of the LGBTQ+ community are invited to engage with the video as well as add their noteworthy photos with descriptions to the LGBTQ+ chronicle to be part of the visual history effort.

Chronicle is a free, mobile-first visual storytelling platform and community that empowers users with shared experiences, passions, and causes to record their stories, together.

For more information, visit the Chronicle website at or get the free iOS app at

The chronicle can be accessed at

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• (APA): Chronicle. (2017, October 12). Chronicle Call to Action Video for LGBT History Month. Retrieved April 13, 2024 from

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