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More than 40 anti-LGBT organisations were found fundraising on Amazon’s charity program — and Amazon won’t say it if plans to remove them

Anti-LGBT organisations have been able to fundraise through Amazon’s charitable donation program AmazonSmile, a new report from nonprofit Open Democracy says. The program allows customers to donate to charities when shopping on Amazon. This included one organisation that said COVID-19 was the “consequential wrath of God” for behaviour including “proclivity […]
More than 40 anti-LGBT organisations were found fundraising on Amazon’s charity program — and Amazon won’t say it if plans to remove them
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An estimated 15,000 people rallied for Black trans lives in New York City

Thousands of people rallied and marched in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday in support of Black trans lives, which have sometimes been overlooked in the broader Black Lives Matter movement. The rally featured numerous speakers, including the sister of a transgender woman who died in solitary confinement at Rikers Island […]
An estimated 15,000 people rallied for Black trans lives in New York City
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47 of the most groundbreaking LGBTQ characters and relationships on TV

LGBTQ representation on TV has made huge strides in recent years. More recent series like “Glee,” “Pose,” and “Orange Is the New Black” reflect the complex and many-varied experiences of queer people. This was made possible by early shows like “Queer as Folk,” “The L Word,” and “Will & Grace,” […]
47 of the most groundbreaking LGBTQ characters and relationships on TV
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20 spectacular photos of cities celebrating LGBTQ Pride around the world

In the US, June is Pride month. It’s a time when cities show extra support for LGBTQ+ rights, culture, and communities through parades, drag shows, film festivals, talks, rallies, and more. The tradition that goes back to the early 1970s, when New York and San Francisco began hosting events to […]
20 spectacular photos of cities celebrating LGBTQ Pride around the world
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June is LGBT Pride Month — here’s everything you need to know

June is Pride Month, when cities across the US show support for LGBT+ rights, culture, and communities. It’s a tradition that goes back to the early 1970s, when cities began hosting events to commemorate the Stonewall Riots and highlight issues that LGBT+Americans still face. Here’s what Pride Month is all […]
June is LGBT Pride Month  —  here’s everything you need to know