A Little Jim. A Little Toy. No Playing Around

Friday, June 12, 2015


Jim Toy is best known as the first person in the state of Michigan to publicly come out as a gay man, back in 1970 at an anti-Vietnam War rally. With a community resource center, a University of Michigan library, and even "Jim Toy Day" named in his honor, Toy has been advocating for the LGBTQ community for over 40 years at the university, community, state, and national levels.

Read it in full down at NBC.