History: People in the LGBTQ have been discriminated against for centuries. They have been the victims of hate crimes for the longest time and have also been banned from deviating from societal norms.
Current: Even now, the LGBTQ+ community is still being denied access to healthcare. They are also being hate crimed in great numbers and are often kicked out of homes.
Ways to help: -Donate to organizations that help the community -Learn about ways to be a better ally - Don't make assumptions about people’s sexual orientation or gender identity. -Be supportive of anyone who chooses to come out. -Attend LGBTQ events