Daily Archives: June 19, 2017

The LGBTQIA+ Community—Or Lack Thereof 1

Featured image by mathiaswasik from New York City, USA (LGBT Solidarity Rally) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons A lot of people refer to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people (and occasionally queer, intersex, asexual and other people) as a “community.” There is a lot of utility in referring to these groups as a whole. We have a lot in common, and we have all been engaged—to varying degrees—in a sort of collective bargaining for our right to exist in the world. The prejudice, discrimination, and hate directed at us by various narrow minded individuals and groups has made us […]

Image of LGBT rally by mathiaswasik from New York City, USA.