Just as the pink triangle has been reclaimed, lesbians and feminists have begun using the black triangle as a symbol of pride and sisterhood. See at Michael Kors. Amazon is so much more than your go-to place for paper towels delivered in a hurry: Gender Symbols are common astrological signs handed down from ancient Roman times. The sincerest hope for the Ribbon Project is that it will one day no longer be needed.
Why not let two symbols mean lesbianism and three symbols mean the sisterhood of all women?
Burgundy Triangle It is rumored that there was a burgundy triangle which designated transgendered prisoners, but so for this is only a rumor and has not been substantiated with facts. I've also heard it explained that the pink triangle represent homosexuality while blue represents heterosexuality. Blue for serenity. Ariat Women's R.
Because of this popularity, some activists worry that the ribbon has become simple lip service to AIDS causes; in one particular incident the First Lady Barbara Bush wore a red ribbon while sitting in the audience with her husband, but when she stood at the President's side during his speech, her ribbon was conspicuously missing.