Who is an ally?

An ally is a person is who works towards understanding and supporting the LGBTQIA+ community, and believe that everyone has the right to choose who they are in terms of gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation. Someone who makes an effort and provides a non judgmental space for people to express themselves. Being an ally is a continuous process as understanding sexuality is a continuous process. One can be a part of the LGBTQIA+ community and be an ally.


Sources:

https://au.reachout.com/articles/what-is-an-lgbtqia-ally-and-how-can-i-be-a-good-one

http://counselingcenter.illinois.edu/outreach-consultation-prevention/cultural-diversity-outreach/queers-allies/lgbt-ally-network/what

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