What We're Reading: Pride Month Edition

Welcome back to What We’re Reading! Here, we’ll share some of the articles, novels and other media that we’re engaging with as we think about education, identity, social justice and more. 

Have a tip or suggestion for something that should be on our list? Let us know at media@achievementfirst.org. We’d also like to send a special shoutout to the community group AF Stand Out for their partnership in gathering this content. Do you know know someone who might be interested in getting regular LGBTQ+ updates or attending events? Reach out to StandOut@achievementfirst.org for more information. 

Bonus Content!

Read on for upcoming events in our areas for Pride Month.


New York/Brooklyn

Rhode Island

  • Countdown to Pride Concert, Hosted by Mx. Bisexual 2017 Winner Tammy Laforest. Wednesday, 6/7. 8 p.m. – midnight. Dusk: 301 Harris Ave., Providence.
  • Options Gay 5K. Sunday, 6/11. 10 a.m. Roger Williams Park, Providence.

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