Understanding the Pride flag
Most people outside the LGBTQ+ community think of it as a "rainbow" flag only. But each of the six colors has a specific meaning.
This quick read explains what each color represents and explores the story behind the creation of the flag in 1978. For instance, did you know the original flag had additional colors and that some people think the rainbow is an allusion to The Wizard of Oz?
Read on to get the full scoop in this short, interesting article.
Tringali, Billy. (n.d.). History of the Rainbow Flag. These Colors Run Deep. https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/lgbtflags/history/