The OC Sheriff’s Department recently posted a message of inclusion and respect for all – we’d like to share it with you.
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all-day International Day for Tolerance
International Day for Tolerance
Nov 16 all-day
In 1996, the UN General Assembly (by resolution 51/95) invited UN Member States to observe the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November, with activities directed towards both educational establishments and the wider public. This action followed on the United Nations Year for Tolerance, 1995, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 at the initiative ofUNESCO, as outlined in
all-day Transgender Day of Rememberance
Transgender Day of Rememberance
Nov 20 all-day
The Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR), also known as the International Transgender Day of Remembrance, is observed annually on November 20 as a day to memorialize those who have been murdered as a result of transphobia and to draw attention to the continued violence endured by the transgender community. Transgender Day of Remembrance was founded in 1999 by Gwendolyn Ann
all-day International Day for the Elimin...
International Day for the Elimin...
Nov 25 all-day
Nov 25 is the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today. According to a 2016 UN study, 19 per cent of women between 15 and 49 years of age said they had experienced physical and/or sexual
all-day Native American Heritage Day
Native American Heritage Day
Nov 29 all-day
Native American Heritage Day recognizes the native American heritage, history and contributions. It’s the Friday after Thanksgiving Day in the United States. In 2008, President George W. Bush signed into law legislation introduced by Congressman Joe Baca (D-Rialto), to designate the Friday after Thanksgiving as Native American Heritage Day. Native Americans are the descendants of the aboriginal, indigenous, native people