It continues to be active in campaigning for LGBTI human rights on the international human rights and civil rights scene, and regularly petitions the United Nations and governments. The Coventry conference also called upon Amnesty International AI to take up the issue of persecution of lesbians and gays. After a year campaign AI made the human rights of lesbians and gays part of its mandate in and now advocates for LGBT rights on the international level. ILGA was the first lesbian and gay rights organisation to gain "consultative status" as a non-governmental organisation at the United Nations.
SShAGLY - South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Youth
AGLA | Serving Northern Virginia LGBTQ and Allies
Leading the conversation. Shaping the media narrative. Changing the culture. GLAAD works to share stories from the LGBTQ community in Spanish-language and Latinx media, helping to increase understanding and support among the Spanish-speaking community, the fastest-growing population in the country.
Dallas Gay & Lesbian Alliance
In use since the s, the term is an adaptation of the initialism LGB , which began to replace the term gay in reference to the broader LGBT community beginning in the mid-to-late s. It may refer to anyone who is non-heterosexual or non- cisgender , instead of exclusively to people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. Longer acronyms, with some being over twice as long as LGBT , have prompted criticism for their length,    and the implication that the acronym refers to a single community is also controversial.
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