Share

Queen Elizabeth II’s LGBTQ+ Record in Honor of Her Platinum Jubilee

Author: Trudy Ring

The United Kingdom is celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee, which is a celebration marking 70 years on the throne. Her Platinum Jubilee just happens to coincide with Pride Month.

While political power in the U.K., a constitutional monarchy, rests with Parliament and the prime minister, the monarch’s duties do include speaking out on political matters in the nation and the world. Elizabeth, who became queen in 1952 upon the death of her father, King George VI, has publicly discussed LGBTQ+ rights several times in recent years and has been largely supportive.

Here’s a look at her record going into her 71st year as queen.

Original Article on The Advocate
Author: Trudy Ring

My name is David but my online nick almost everywhere is Altabear. I'm a web developer, graphic artist and outspoken human rights (and by extension, mens rights) advocate. Married to my gorgeous husband for 10 years, together for 24 and living with our partner of 1.5 years, in beautiful Edmonton, Canada.

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

8 + fifteen =