lgbt ally

It's back-to-school season, but one thing freshman orientation is likely to leave out is an introduction to LGBTQ issues. HuffPost Live talks to current students and recent grads about what incoming freshmen, both queer and straight, should know.
Alexis Pauline Gumbs joins HuffPost Live to explain how her father became a black queer feminist.
You can be a trans ally in a lot of different ways; there is no one, fool-proof guide. I spent some time researching and putting my own experiences as an ally down into a list of 'bare minimum' criteria.
It is said that seven out of 10 people know someone who is LGBT, which means that the ally circle of reach will have a greater circumference if those allies can move beyond once-a-year support and be an ally every day.