There is too much hate and violence in America, and the Louisville Pride Foundation joins others in our community in honoring the victims of the Atlanta shooting.

Violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (often abbreviated as AAPI) has seen a massive increase during COVID-19.

Violence against women remains a major problem that society won’t fully recognize and address.

Violence against people who are (or who are perceived to be) sex workers is unacceptable and targets some of the most vulnerable people.

Violence against anyone is an LGBTQ+ issue, for two simple reasons. First, LGBTQ+ people come in all shapes and sizes, including AAPI, women, and sex workers. Secondly, if one minority group can be targeted, then all minority groups can be targeted.