Stars Billy Porter, Janet Mock and Selena Gomez are advocating for LGBTQ inclusion in the Black Lives Matter movement.
“LGBTQ+ black people are black folks, too … Our lives matter, too!” “Pose” principal Porter posted after a video went viral of a black trans lady, Iyanna Dior, being crushed this month. Mock used the hashtag #blacktranslivesmatter when commenting on the murders of two trans girls. Frequent, nevertheless, drew criticism after he tweeted the hashtag. He deleted it after which wrote, “All Black Lives Matter.”
In the meantime, Gomez lent her Instagram deal with to trans activist Raquel Willis.