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15 Issues That Matter To LGBT Australians Beyond Marriage Equality

Not being able to get married sucks. But it’s just one of many conversations. We asked attendees at Sydney’s annual Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Fair Day what LGBT issues meant the most to them, with one catch: they couldn’t answer marriage equality. These are the topics people wished got more attention. 1. Queer youth homelessness. View this image › All pictures Anna Mendoza / Buzzfeed 2. Safe and supportive spaces for LGBT people. View this image […]

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Samira Wiley Won An LGBT Visibility Award And Her Speech Is Truly Beautiful

Watch and swoon. Out gay Orange is the New Black actress Samira Wiley received the Visibility Award at the 2015 Human Rights Campaign North Carolina Gala last weekend. View this image › Human Rights Campaign / Via youtube.com And she gave a BEAUTIFUL speech. View this image › Orange is the New Black / Netflix / Via giphy.com Wiley spoke about kids growing up in intolerant families, her own positive family experience, and what it means to […]

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