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Pride Month Kicks Off With Red Shirt Day — Here's What That Means

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Pride Month Kicks Off With Red Shirt Day — Here's What That Means



Red Shirt Pride Day takes place the first Saturday of every June. This day celebrates a magical event that brought the gay community together at the “happiest location on Earth.”


Red Shirt Day kicks off Pride Month

Kindred Pride Foundation will celebrate the 30th Red Shirt Pride Day this Pride Month. Alison Burgos explains how the organization’s cofounder began this event in a unique but heartwarming way.

Sonia Baghdady: “A gentleman called Doug 30 years ago, was friends with a few people online at the time and they decided that they would move to Disney World,” says she. Advocate Now. “They all were LGBT, and were going to wear red shirts to identify each other. They were also going to meet by the Castle at a certain hour. One person told another that it ended up being hundreds.

Disney World is the world’s largest LGBTQ+ destination. Tens of thousands LGBTQ+ people and their allies will be arriving the first weekend of June to celebrate Pride. Kindred Pride has become a way for people to “participate from anywhere in the world.”

“On that Saturday and the second weekend in June, everyone around the world showed their solidarity with LGBTQ…



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