The Road to LGBT Rights Crossword

Created
May 22, 2016
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1. Name of Canada's first Gay Rights Protest WeDemand
2. City of Canada's first known same sex marriage ceremony Winnipeg
3. Which former prime minister attended the Calgary Pride Parade in 2001? JoeClark
4. Which act legalized same sex marriage across Canada? CivilMarriage
5. Bill C-279 extends what rights to transgendered and transexual citizens? HumanRights
6. Who introduced legislation liberalizing homosexuality? PierreTrudeau
7. In what year did Canada decriminalize same sex relationships? 1969
8. Which Canadian organization previously kept tabs on members of the LGBT community? RCMP
9. Which organization famously denied spousal benefits for same sex couples? CPP
10. Justin Trudeau will become the first sitting PM to attend Pride in which city? Toronto
11. Jenna Talackova was the first transgendered individual to compete in which pageant? MissUniverse
12. Same sex marriage was first legalized in what province? Ontario
13. Marc Hall won the right to bring his same sex partner to prom in what year? 2002

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LGBT HISTORY MONTH Word Search

Created
Dec 16, 2015
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Bullying
Anxiety
Happy
Brave
Hate
Fear
Cuddle
Kiss
Sex
Marriage
Love
Tolerance
Support
Lgbt history month
Pride
Bisexual
Transgender
Homophobic
Lesbian
Gay man

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LGBT Terms Crossword

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Sep 2, 2016
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These acronyms refer to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning, and Asexual or Ally LGBTQA
A person who generally does not feel sexual attraction or desire to any group of people. Asexuality is not the same as celibacy. Asexual
Typically any non-LGBT person who supports and stands up for the rights of LGBT people. ALLY
Aversion toward bisexuality and bisexual people as a social group or as individuals. Biophobia
A person who is attracted to both people of their own gender and another gender. Bisexual
Types of gender identity where an individual's experience of their own gender matches the sex they were assigned at birth. CisGender
The process of acknowledging one’s sexual orientation and/or gender identity to other people. For most LGBT people this is a life-long process. Coming Out
A person who is attracted primarily to members of the same sex. GAY
A term which refers to the ways in which we each manifest masculinity or femininity. Expression
The sense of “being” male, female, genderqueer, agender, etc. For some people, gender identity is in accord with physical anatomy. Identity
A range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). Homophobia
A person whose sexual anatomy or chromosomes do not fit with the traditional markers of "female" and "male." Intersex
A person who experiences sexual, romantic, physical, and/or spiritual attraction for members of all gender identities/expressions, not just people who fit into the standard gender binary (i.e. men and women). Pansexual
It is frequently used as an umbrella term to refer to all people who do not identify with their assigned gender at birth or the binary gender system. Transgender
The fear or hatred of transgender people or gender non-conforming behavior. Transphobia

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the city of Canada Crossword

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Feb 9, 2016
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what is the capital of canada? ottawa
what is the biggest city of ontario? Toronto
what is the third biggest city in Canada? vancouver
what is the smallest city in Canada greenwood
what is the largest city in Quebec? Montreal
which city is named with the waterfall? niagara falls
what is the capital and largest city of Yukon? whitehorse
what is the capital city of Alberta? edmonton
what is the largest city of Alberta? calgary
which city is the former municipality in the city of Totonto? north york
which city is located in Simcoe County but is politically independent? barrie
what is the capital city of Manitoba? winnipeg
which city is the capital of saskatchewan? saskatoon
what's the capital city of northwest territories? yellowknife
which city is the aouthernmost city in ontario? windsor
which city is a port city in Canadian province of Ontario? Hamilton
which city is the same name of the capital of Great Britain? london
which is the largest city of the Canadian territory of Nunavut? Iqaluit
which city is located midway between Toronto and Montreal? kingston
which city is the capital of the province of Nova Scotia? halifax

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LGBT Crossword Puzzle

Created
Nov 26, 2017
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A person who generally does not feel sexual attraction or desire to any group of people. Asexual
Aversion toward bisexuality and bisexual people as a social group or as individuals. Biphobia
A person who is attracted to both people of their own gender and another gender. Bisexual
Types of gender identity where an individual's experience of their own gender matches the sex they were assigned at birth. Cisgender
A person who is attracted primarily to members of the same sex. Gay
A term which refers to individuals or groups who “queer” or problematize the hegemonic notions of sex, gender and desire in a given society. Genderqueer
A person who is only attracted to members of the opposite sex. Heterosexual
A range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT). Homophobia
A clinical term for people who are attracted to members of the same sex. Homosexual
A person whose sexual anatomy or chromosomes do not fit with the traditional markers of "female" and "male." Intersex
A woman who is primarily attracted to other women. Lesbian
This term is frequently used as an umbrella term to refer to all people who do not identify with their assigned gender at birth or the binary gender system. Transgender
The fear or hatred of transgender people or gender non-conforming behaviour. Transphobia
A person whose gender identity is different from their biological sex, who may undergo medical treatments to change their biological sex, often times to align it with their gender identity, or they may live their lives as another sex. Transsexual

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LGBT Pride Word Search

Created
Apr 10, 2015
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apple
bisexual
dont ask dont tell
drag queens
gay
google
harvey milk
lesbian
military
Nike
pride
rainbow
stonewall
transgender

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U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

Created
May 11, 2017
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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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Civil Rights Crossword

Created
May 12, 2016
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Breaking down of racial separation Desegregation
Congress of Racial Equality CORE
A black woman who refused to move to the back of the bus Rosa Parks
President Eisenhower sends troops to this high school Little Rock
Rosa didn't move to the back of the bus in Montgomery Alabama
Four black college students began _____ at lunch Sit ins
"I have a dream..." Martin Luther King Jr
The speech delivered to hundreds at the March on Washington
Black men and women walked fifty-four miles which created the Bloody Sunday
African American Civil Rights SCLC
Who was the first African American to graduate from Little Rock High School? Ernst Green
In the University of Mississippi _____, the first black man to attend James Meredith
Emmett Till was from Chicago
Who was killed after trying to protect his mother and grandfather? Jimmie Lee Jackson
Who was chosen to lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott MLKJR
/Michael Schwerner, James Chaney, and Andrew Goodman's deaths brought National Attention
Former NAACP worker Thurgood Marshall
Crime committed because of a persons race, religion, or sex Hate Crime
Little Rock nine got put into school because of this movement NAACP
Activists who rode on a bus that were segregated Freedom Riders
A committee that included many different Civil rights movements founded by the SCLC SNCC
Girl who was expelled before her first class at U of A Autherine Lucy
Killing someone without giving them a legal trial Lynching
Providing equal pay to everyone no matter their race or gender Pay Equity
Separating certain races from every other race Segregation
A racist group KKK
Thinking or believing that one race is better than the rest Racism
Law separating blacks from whites Jim Crow
The act or practice rather than the category of an individual Discrimination
Supreme Court saying that schools cannot segregate Brown v Board

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Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

Created
Feb 29, 2016
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State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

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Bill of rights crossword puzzle

Created
Feb 28, 2017
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Which amendment protects you from searches without reason? Amendment4
Which amendment stops soldiers from staying in a home without the owners consent? Amendment3
You have the _ to a speedy and public trial.(what is the blank) Right
Amendment 1 allows you to practice your what dreely? Religeon
Acoording to amendment 2 You have the right to BearArms
How many amendments are in the bill of rights? Ten
Crime that is punishable by the death sentance captial
If you are the defendant you have the right a? Lawyer
You have the right to peacefully _ ? Assemble
First ten amendments of the costitution? Bill of Rights
Cops need this to search your home. Warrant
Gathering signatures to make a change is called a ? Petition
The 7th amendment gives the right to a trial by a ? Jury
Amendment 9 gives you rights not listed in the Constitution
What is a abreviation for the president? POTUS
You can't make a law removing your freedom of ? Speech
Amendment 5 does not allow _ jeopardy Double
Amendment 5 does allow? Self incrimination
Amendment 6 gives you the right to a __ Jury impartial
Amendment 2 says there can be a well regulated? Militia

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LGBT Crossword

Created
May 2, 2018
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What does the "B" in LGBT stand for? Bisexual
What was the name of the United States’ first recorded gay rights publication? friendship and freedom
The flag that represents the LGBT community contains colours of the.... rainbow
What metaphor is used which means being open about their sexual orientation: "Coming out of the ______" closet
Negative attitude toward people who are LGBT is called... Homophobia
What was the first state to outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation? Wisconsin
What did the Native American Indians call people who were transgender? Two-spirit
In 2015, the ______ Supreme Court ruled for same-sex marriages to be legal. United States
In 1969, the _____ Riots took place. Stonewall
In 1979, the rainbow pride flag only had ___ colours, instead of 8. six
In 1970, the first gay pride _____ was held. march
In 1970, the Gay ________ Front (GLF) was founded. liberation
In 2001, what was the first country to legalize same-sex marriage? The Netherlands
In 1791, France became the first nation to decriminalize what? homosexuality
What was the first country to legalize same-sex marriage through a unanimous vote: 49-0? Iceland
Gays and lesbians can now serve openly in the U S military without fear of being discharged due to their sexual _________. orientation
Where did the first gay pride take place? New York
The University of _______ opened the first office for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students. Michigan
Who was the first openly gay elected official in the United States? Harvey Milk
Who designed the rainbow pride flag? Gilbert Baker
In 1972, what state became the fourth state to repeal its sodomy laws? Oregon
Between 1947 and 1950, 4,380 people were discharged from the military for being suspected __________ Homosexuals
President ________ signed what is commonly referred to as the Matthew Shepard Act into law in 2009. Obama
The first lesbian wedding occurred on which TV sitcom in 1996? Friends
The Simpsons became the first animated series to dedicate an entire episode to __________ marriage Same-sex
A ____________ is a law that defines certain sexual acts as crimes Sodomy Law
People used to believe homosexuality was a ______ disorder. mental
What does L stand for in LGBT? Lesbian
What does G stand for in LGBT? Gay
What does T stand for in LGBT? Transgender

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