Archive of stories published by Matthew’s Place

LGBTQ Symbols

This is the comprehensive list of LGBTQ symbols from the Matthew Shepard Foundation. Have an edit? Email us!

LGBT Pride Flag

The LGBT pride flag was created in 1978 by San Francisco artist Gilbert Baker. Originally the flag included eight stripes but…

These were the top 10 stories published by Matthew’s Place; you can also dive into yearly archives: 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and 2024.

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