My tweets regarding :better_pride:​ from 2017:

Same white gays crying over not being centered in talks abt Pulse don't want Black/Latin ppl anyways. We're not citizens to you ppl anyways

Be upset abt Pulse, but remember who died there. Black ppl. Latinxs. Boricuas.
Reminder for tomorrow when u go back to not giving a fuck

Β· Web Β· 1 Β· 17 Β· 23

I ask aka EXPECT that online/print magazines make sure that Puerto Rican LGBTQA+ are a part of your Pulse articles. BC they werent before
What I saw in the UK media re Pulse was a whitewashed examination of the incident. "BBC timid to say it was gay victims" Bullshit
Never heard anyone on the radio ONCE talk abt the fact that Black/Latinx/AfroLatinxs were the ones who were killed that night.

@ArtistMarciaX this seems to be a wider issue in international press. Not once did I see this mentioned in German media, either, for instance.
I feel like the fact that it was mostly LGBTQIA* Black & Latinx victims does not compute bc of the double prejudice of LGBTQIA* folks being mostly white & Black pple & Latinx being especially homophobic. Which is super frustrating.

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Social @ PV

Social is the primary social media platform for the forth coming fourth version of Play Vicious, a new initiative built to bring attention to the plethora of creative acts that don't get the shine they deserve.
For more details about the project and how to support, go here.