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六月，我们庆祝 骄傲月和六月, which presents us with the opportunity to have brave conversations about ”+ community issues 而且 continue to highlight achievements 而且 issues faced by the 黑色的 community.
CONTENT WARNING: This blog contains references to racism, transphobia, 而且 police brutality.
This Brave Conversation brings awareness to the influence 而且 strides made by 黑色的, 棕色（的）, 以及变性人争取”+权利的斗争. 乐博体育app下载, there have been a lot of anti-同性恋 而且 anti-trans conversation 而且 legislation (i.e. Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill 而且 recent Texas legislation), which gives us the opportunity to discuss some of the 交集 issues faced by this community.
的概念 交集 “describes the ways in which systems of inequality based on gender, 比赛, 种族, 性取向, 性别认同, 残疾, class 而且 other forms of discrimination ‘intersect’ to create unique dynamics 而且 effects.” These intersections 而且 how they intertwine are part of ones 身份.
这个词 ”+ 代表女同性恋, 同性恋, 双性恋, 变性人, 酷儿社区, 并且包括非二进制, 无性, 双性人. BIPOC 代表黑人、土著和有色人种. As 42%—nearly half—of all ”+ individuals in the United States are people of color, 很多人在这个种族的十字路口, 性, 而且 gender are subject to compounded systems of discrimination.
In underst而且ing the history of the ”+ community 而且 their fight for rights, 突出布莱克的影响很重要, 棕色（的）, 和跨性别者, as they still struggle to have their voices heard 而且 acknowledged.
One of the biggest events in ”+ history are the Stonewall Riots, which acted as a catalyst for the 同性恋 rights movement in the US. 骚乱开始于6月28日, 1969, 在纽约警局突袭石墙旅馆后, just one of the many raids the NYPD completed in which they targeted specific or highly ”+ meeting places (as public displays of homosexual acts was considered illegal.)在对石墙旅馆的突袭中, 警察拖, 击败, 而且 violated many of the patrons; this caused an uproar, 而且 patrons 而且 ”+ members began to riot for six days in the fight against police brutality.
Two of the most influential figures involved in the Stonewall Riots were 玛莎P. 约翰逊 而且 西尔维娅里维拉. Eyewitnesses of the riots identify Marsha as one of the first individuals to fight back 而且 ‘throw the first brick’ (although this was never historically accurate given the chaos of the riots.) Marsha 而且 Sylvia both began 而且 continued their work as activists, starting the 街头异装癖行动革命者(STAR). These women fought for rights for all ”+ individuals despite facing discrimination due to 比赛, 种族, 以及性别认同.
The key in highlighting such influential women is that their fight was not only against a heteronormative society, but also racism 而且 transphobia within their own communities as well.
Other influential 黑色的, 棕色（的）, 而且/or Transgender individuals fighting for ”+ rights include:
如果你或你认识的人需要帮助， know that you are not alone 而且 that help is easy to receive:
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