9. Support Your Community
The Stonewall Inn was just a bar in the West Village that was popular with the gay community there and it sparked a national movement that continues today.

10. Ditch Labels
Don’t be confined by labels that may be put on you and don’t be too quick to label others. No one fits into just one box.

11. Girls Will be Boys & Boys Will be Girls
Forget same-sex couples, at a Gay Pride parade you will see genders bent beyond recognition. And you’ll see how freeing that can be!