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Gay refers to the attraction towards or desire for the same gender or similar genders to one's own. Terms such as homosexual and homoromantic can be considered synonyms or subcategories of the gay umbrella. While gay applies to men, women, and non-binary people, it is sometimes used to only refer to gay men. The term lesbian tends to be used specifically for gay women and, less commonly, other terms are usually used specifically for gay men. The earliest documentation of same-sex relations in the western world is that from ancient Greece.
Rainbow flag (LGBT)
Other older uses of rainbow flags include a symbol of peace. While this use of the rainbow flag originated in San Francisco , it is now used worldwide. Originally devised by artist Gilbert Baker , the design has undergone several revisions since its debut in , first to remove colors then restore them based on availability of fabrics. The flag is typically flown horizontally, with the red stripe on top, as it would be in a natural rainbow.
Gilbert Baker, a San Francisco artist, designed the rainbow flag in response to a need for a symbol that could be used year after year. Baker borrowed symbolism from the civil rights and hippie movements, and created a flag that has gained worldwide recognition. After the assassination of gay San Francisco City Supervisor Harvey Milk on November 27, , demand for the rainbow flag greatly increased.