As real people with real experiences who have shaped and will continue to shape U.S. culture and society, Black LGBTQ people are not political wedge issues. The insidious combination of racism and queerphobia can seriously affect the mental health of our LGBTQ youth of color, especially amid the political attacks on human rights through efforts to control bodily autonomy including reproductive rights and identity. Beyond celebrations of Pride Month and Juneteenth, we must all work to provide space for Black LGBTQ people.
A Supremely Historic Moment
As Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is sworn in to the U.S. Supreme Court, there are lessons we can all learn in this historic moment about intersectionality, representation and our essential role in eliminating obstacles for young people.
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Supporting Students Through Coronavirus
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