Cinco de Mayo
Though some historians say the inspiration for Cinco de Mayo was an unlikely Mexican Army victory over the invading French in 1862, Mexicans in the United States contend that May 5th celebrations are uniquely American.
The first known celebrants of Cinco de...
Set on the last Monday in May, Memorial Day commemorates the members of the United States military who have sacrificed their lives for their country. While the holiday is a day of somber remembrance, it is also a day in which Americans show their respect for the...
Every summer, cities around the globe celebrate Gay Pride (also known as LGBT Pride), which commemorates the historic trials and tribulations of the global LGBT community while celebrating equality rights, sexual diversity, and gender variance.