If you are thinking of ways to support the LGBT community or become an ally, you may not know about the best approach. Is attending LGBTQ parties, protests, and other events an effective way to take action? Should straight people attend LGBTQ parties? Our article will tackle these questions and reveal the best ways in which you could help as an ally.
The Struggles of the LGBTQ Community Over the Years
When it comes to the LGBTQ community, the past decade was certainly not easy. In 2015, the Supreme Court expressed its support for same-sex marriage. However, the optimism of this decision was forgotten quickly. The tragic shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando resonated across the US and the world. Then, after six months, Trump came into power. This further swayed the overall tone from optimism to disappointment and protest.
It’s worth noting that Pride is a movement that was …Learn more →