To the White LGBTQ Community: Your (Racist) Slip Is Showing

June 29, 2020

In case you are a gay white person in need of a model of how to stand for Black people, look no further than Charlotte Pride’s Annual Stonewall Resolution: Black Lives Matter statement:

“Charlotte Pride believes Black Lives Matter.

We also believe that the fight for Black and Brown Lives is inextricably bound together with our fight for LGBTQ liberation.

We exist to commemorate, celebrate, and continue the modern LGBTQ Liberation Movement, whose catalyst was the Stonewall Riots & Uprising in June 1969 — a rebellion against violent police brutality.”

Read full article at Colorlines