Making It Better For Queer Youth
This evening at 6:30 at The Women’s Building queer folk and queer allies alike will be gathering in support of LGBTQQI* youth. In the words of the organizers:
6 youth across the country committed suicide in September after facing severe homophobic and transphobic bullying…that we know of…This is nothing new. And death and hatred has reminded us, yet again that we must build towards love and collective empowerment.
Rather than mourn, process, and ask questions in isolation we are asking for community to gather, reflect, share, and heal, but most importantly to take action together.
Queer youth in crisis can’t wait. How can we start making it better now? Please bring your ideas, resources, and most of all, an open mind and heart.
All ages, genders, and orientations welcome!
Their Facebook page is here. If you have any ideas or just want to show your support head over and join the conversation.
The Women’s Building is at 3543 18th Street.
*Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, and Intersex.
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