Many places around the world still have a long way to go when it comes to protecting the rights of sex, sexuality and gender-diverse young people, and Australia is no exception. That’s why #WearItPurple was created and Wear It Purple Day was celebrated on Friday.

The Wear it Purple organisation behind the trending hashtag are a student run, not-for-profit organisation that exist to support young LGBTQ people with mentorship programs, community engagement, a youth action council and more.

The Wear It Purple‘s core message is simple; rainbow children and teens have the right to be proud of who they are. Read more…

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#WearItPurple trends in support of LGBTQ young people