Jessica Stern Authors Op-Ed on Police Brutality and Pride in Thomson Reuters Openly

Executive Director Jessica Stern authors an opinion piece in Openly about recomitting the LGBT+ movement to the struggle against racism.

"June 1 marks the beginning of Pride month, four weeks usually filled with parades, protest marches and a variety of other expressions for the dignity, equality and human rights of LGBT+ people. It is a month to collectively reject the shame society tells us to feel and radiate pride for being ourselves. What is clear after the brutally racist violence made visible yet again in the past month is that there can be no Pride without also fighting anti-blackness and recommitting the LGBT+ movement to the struggle against racism."

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