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Ways You Can Support Pride (and the LGBTQ community) Without Attending a Parade!

Echoing the majority of Pride parades around the world, following the corona virus outbreak, Brighton Pride was officially cancelled last week. Although it was expected, and absolutely the right thing to do, I’m heartbroken. For us, and many other LGBTQ people, Pride is an important weekend in our calendar. It’s a time where we get

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A How-To Guide on Creating an Inclusive Social Media Presence Online

Every Pride, a variety of social media handles will take part in a change in their avatar to represent the “season”. They may also create a rainbow-themed product, or feature the more “diverse” members of their payroll. It often (not always!) comes with good intention, however once Pride season has well and truly finished, the

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The Definition of Allyship

This post has probably been in the making for a year or so. I’ve chipped away at it when I’ve needed to vent, but stopped when it came from a perspective of anger, so I’ve dipped in and out of it. But, as time’s gone on, what was once a post that had intentions to

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School: What To Ask Potential Schools as an LGBTQ Family

With T’s first term at school over and done with, it’s made me realise not only how fast each term is now going to go (where did those 6 weeks go?!) but how far T has come in the short space of time that he’s been in school. He’s doing really well mentally and academically,

Rainbow Revolutions: Power, Pride and Protest [Gift]

Last month, we were sent Rainbow Revolutions: Power, Pride and Protest, a new book by Jamie Lawson and illustrated by Eve Lloyd Knight. A book about LGBTQ history, dating back as far as 1790. Although we’re the living result of LGBTQ History, we still don’t know it all, and we never want to stop learning

Homo Sapiens: Several Reasons Why I Am LOVING This LGBTQ Podcast!

I’ve recently decided to start listening to Podcasts after realising I need something to distract myself without having to concentrate. Plus, they’re free to listen to! I know I’m late to the party, but with a lack of time to read a book these days, I wanted to try and find something that would entertain