ADDED ON: 07/05/2018

Photo Series Captures LGBT Activists from Around the World

07/04/2018 | Pink News

A new photography exhibition has captured the faces of LGBT+ activists from all over the world in celebration of Pride. Queer Commonwealth: Faces of the LGBT+ Movement features 33 activists from Tonga to Pakistan. Currently, over 70 countries across the world, and 36 out of 52 Commonwealth member states, still criminalise consensual same-sex activity. Commissioned by LGBT+ rights organisation Kaleidoscope Trust, the event seeks to use photography to educate the public and show the importance of diversity in the world of activism. The exhibition includes 33 portraits of members of the Commonwealth Equality Network and an exhibition guide with words from the featured activists.

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