LGBTQ+: This acronym refer to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning. Although all of the different identities within “LGBT” are often lumped together (and share sexism as a common root of oppression), there are specific needs and concerns related to each individual identity. Here are some of the words and acronyms that are commonly used for LGBT issues.
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