INTERLINQ-ED: News and Media about LGBTQ Diaspora Around the World (June 8th-14th)

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Welcome to INTERLINQ-ED, where we highlight news and media about and relevant to LGBTQ people of color, diaspora, and racial or ethnic minorities around the world.

Film and Media

Watch a short film on Ugandan LGBT activist Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera (One More Lesbian)

Read a review of Patrik Ian Polk’s The Skinny, a film about Pride (GBM News)

View the teaser for the new lesbian web series Give Me Grace (Vimeo)

Take a look at the films for Frameline36 (June 14-24) (Noe Valley Voice)

See trans model Isis King in American Apparel’s new campaign (Elixher)

News and Politics

Kuwait’s campaign against immorality leads to the arrest of a trans man (Queerty)

Guyana and Jamaica consider ammendments to anti-homosexuality laws (GBM News)

SistersTalk Radio discusses the Minnesota same sex marriage ammendment (SisterTalk Radio)

A South African trans man brutally murdered (Pink News)

Culture

Viktor Kerney calls for Black LGBT community to step up their use of social media (Bilerico)

Gay pride in Tel Aviv (On Top)

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