International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2021

By Susan Kent

Today is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. The intent is to raise awareness of and campaign against the discrimination, repression and violence experienced by LGBTQ+ people internationally.  Sometimes we may forget about what happens around the world to people within our community, this is the day to remember.   For more information about…

Lesbian Day of Visibility 2021

By Susan Kent

We, at the Kingston LGBTQ+ Forum, celebrate the diversity of gay women.  Visibility can have a crucial role in changing widespread discriminatory attitudes and breaking down stereotypes.  Let’s be sure to see each other. Happy Lesbian Day of Visibility!

International Transgender Day of Visibility 2021

By Susan Kent

Today is the International Transgender Day of Visibility. This event celebrates transgender people and their contributions to society.  It is also a time for raising awareness about the discrimination transgender people continue to face today We know that transgender people often face discrimination and prejudice in society. We know that transphobia can make visibility feel…