Out & Equal Seattle celebrates Black History Month.
We thank and honor all of those who have fought for equality and inclusion.
You are hero's!
Baynard Rustin, Organizer of 1963 March on Washington
"To be afraid is to behave as if the truth were not true"
Marsha D. Johnson, Leader of Stonewall Riots
"It really doesn't matter if you ain't got soul"
James Baldwin, Author
"Love him and let him love you. Do you think anything else under heaven really matters?"
Angela Davis, Activist, author
"We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society"
Lee Daniels, Film Producer, Director
"I am living my truth."
Wanda Sykes, Actress, comedian
"If you don't believe in same sex marriage, then don't marry somebody of the same sex."
Jason Collins, NBA Player
"When I acknowledged my sexuality, I felt whole for the first time"
Laverne Cox, Actress, producer, transgender advocate
"Supporting and loving each other is a revolutionary act."