LGBT stands for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender. The term is an adaptation to the initialism LGB, which was used as a replacement to the term gay in referrence to the LGBT community beginning in the mid-to-late 1980’s. The activist believed that the term gay community did not explicitly represent all to whom it referred.
The Mattachine Society is the first national gay rights organization which was formed on 1951 and was created by Harry Hay. Harry Hay
was a prominent American gay rights activist, communist, labor advocate, and campaigner for Native American civil rights.
We are now in the Millenial age of the 21st century. We as teens are in the stage of confusion,rebellion,and mixed emotions that no one could ever ever understand. We are in the days of confusion and asking over the box kind of questions. We question about what is in and out today and what is the updated facts of our today’s generation. But beyond of all the open doors nowadays is an social issue wherein still a lot of people still couldn’t accept them in the society.
Lemme introduce you our today’s rainbow community or the LGBTQ. LGBTQ means lesbian’gay,bi-sexual,transgender’and queer community.
People who are in the community are mostly underestimated,bullied,rejected ,unwanted, unloved,unaccepted. It is sad to say that they might be on a domain in this because they fully take risk to defend their rights but still many of them find it still hard to speak out and be true to their selves.
HINDRANCES FOR AN LGBTQ COMMUNITY MEMBER TO BE TRUE T0 THEIR SELVES:
Nowadays when people around you discovers that you are an LGBTQ member expect the really most expected that you are not away from harsh words,rude personalities,and criticism.
2.ACCEPTANCE OF THE FAMILY
A lot of them are afraid of being true to their selves, because first and for most the persons who should accept them first couldn’t accept them.
Because of being an LGBTQ a lot of them are not inhabiting equal opportunities. It could be at school or at work or even in other public places