LGBT+ Discussion

Greetings, Avocadoans! Welcome to the weekly discussion of LGBTQQIA+ issues!

Rules for this discussion:

  • All are welcome! However, please be respectful that this discussion is specifically about issues and topics related to lesbian, gay, bi- or pansexual, trans, queer, questioning, demi- or asexual, intersex, non-binary, genderfluid, or any other sexual or gender minority, so please do not stray off-topic.
  • Please put anything graphic behind a tag.
  • As always, any shaming or hateful speech will not be tolerated — if you see some, please flag it ASAP.

Today’s person of the day is Sha’Carri Richardson (she/her), an Olympic tier athlete

In the news:

The Olympics Continues to Prevent Top Black Athletes From Competing

The NYPD Is Still Terrorizing New York’s LGBTQ+ Community

New Jersey Will Now House Incarcerated Trans People According to Their Gender

The project of the day is The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune