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14 Inspiring Quotes To Celebrate LGBT Pride Month — Because Love Is Love
Skip navigation! Story from Queer Voices. Just like all the other months meant to celebrate marginalized groups, Pride month feels simultaneously exciting and infuriating. Now, Pride often feels more like a party. And that's wonderful. But, containing that celebration to one month also feels a little strange.
By Michael McColpin on June 14, LGBTI people are often among the most persecuted, marginalized, or at risk for violence and discrimination. All over the world, LGBTI people are routinely subject to discrimination simply because of who they are; 70 countries continue to outlaw consensual same-sex relationships. Despite all this, change is happening. Over the last few years, more people and countries have joined the movement for equal rights, with growing support especially among young people.
Moments You'll Understand If You Have A Queer BFF
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. LGBT portal. Ingersoll — To me, being queer isn't who you're sleeping with; it's just an idea that sexuality isn't gender-based, that it's love-based. Cummings —
These memorable quotes from LGBT leaders—on everything from intersectionality to being an ally—will ring true all year round. We are coming home. It is not enough to tell us that one was a brilliant poet, scientist, educator, or rebel. Whom did he love? It makes a difference. I can't become a whole man simply on what is fed to me: watered-down versions of Black life in America.
At the same time, many people do not know Pride Month's origin, which honors the Stonewall riots--a demonstration which blazed the trail for activists across the country. There has been a lot of progress since then, but LGBT advocates are still working toward a future without discrimination in the workplace and beyond. Here are some powerful quotes from changemakers who are have contributed to the movement for LGBT equality:. Gaines "I hate the word homophobia. It's not a phobia. You're not scared. You're an asshole.