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Elly Barnes of Educate and Celebrate.
Integration not segregation: How all schools can be LGBT-friendly

It was announced last week that England’s first ‘gay school’, aimed primarily at LGBT pupils, is due to be launched in Manchester. Elly Barnes, CEO and Founder of Educate & Celebrate, explains why she would instead prefer to see all schools adopt LGBT-friendly practices

This is who Lola Olson remembers
Who I remember on Transgender Day of Remembrance

Lola Olson, non-binary activist, shares who they will be thinking of when they look into the candleflame

Is being Black-ish also being homophobic-ish?

Reflecting on ABC’s latest comedy show, Rev. Irene Monroe thinks there’s a fine line to tread between reflecting reality and causing offence…

The stigma of black suicide is killing us

LGBTI African Americans are particularly vulnerable to suicide and it’s time to start talking about why

African American sisters aging with HIV and other conditions

A new study has shone light on older African American women and how they are managing HIV self medication, particularly when they have other conditions

How Nash Grier missed the point: Saying sorry isn’t enough

The 16-year-old Vine star should realize the harm he’s done to HIV prevention and try to fix it