🏳️‍⚧️ CELEBRATING OUR WINS ON TRANS DAY OF VISIBILITY ⚧

Thirteen years ago today, transgender advocate Rachel Crandall established Transgender Day of Visibility (TDoV), an annual event to celebrate transgender and nonbinary people while also recognizing the discrimination our communities face worldwide. Now more than ever, TDoV is an important reminder to celebrate the strength, joy, and leadership of transgender and nonbinary people, especially amid…

🏳️‍🌈 LIL NAS X RAISES ALMOST $500,000 FOR HIV/AIDS ORGANIZATIONS 🙌🏽

Last year, Lil Nas X celebrated the release of his then-upcoming album, Montero, with a baby registry, asking fans to donate to an LGBTQ+ organization of their choosing. That registry garnered almost $500,000 and now, those seeds are bearing fruit.  Almost half of a million dollars went to Gilead Sciences’ COMPASS grantees, which includes organizations that are…

👬🏽 HEY GAY MEN LET THE TRUTH SET YOU FREE 👍🏽

Telling the Truth Is Crucial If you want a healthy two-way relationship where you both get what you want, the biggest thing you can do is tell the truth. It seems simple, sure. But when you think about it, your partner can’t possibly know your needs, wants, feelings, etcetera unless you are truthful about them….

THE NEW HEAD OF GLSEN ON HOW SHE’LL PROTECT QUEER KIDS

Melanie Willingham-Jaggers, the youth-oriented LGBTQ+ organization’s new executive director, enters her job at a critical time. GLSEN has seen much success in its goal to make schools safer for LGBTQ+ students, but the job is nowhere near finished, says new executive director Melanie Willingham-Jaggers. “We’ve made incredible progress in recent years, and I’m eager to make…

🤔 ¿HAVE YOU BEEN LOVE-BOMBED? 😍

So how do you know someone is love-bombing you? As your new relationship continues, you’ll start to notice an increase in intensity and unease. Here are some ways you might have been love-bombed: 1. You’ll get tons of gifts. A common sign is when someone showers you with gifts and tries to win your affection…

⚡️ ENERGY OF THE 🏳️‍🌈 COMMUNITY A DWELLING PULSE❣️

Everything and everybody that enters the community creates an energy and leaves a footprint Our communities are filled with energy that we create and allow to flourish. In many cases, our relationship with that pulse is passive rather than active because we do not pay particular heed to the energy that has been established. It…