"We are all, everyone in this room, so fortunate."
FUCKING QUEEN. SHE UNDERSTANDS HER PRIVELAGE AND SHINES LIGHT ON LESS PRIVILEGED PEOPLE.
"Small moments can have the biggest impact upon those of us who are hyper-aware that there are a lot of people who don’t want us to be ourselves. When moments like that come from your council, or your government, or your community, it can cause a huge amount of worry and hurt. And it isn’t good enough. The only reason the photo wasn’t used is because it is of two men kissing. It’s about time that the people who might be confronted by such an image are exposed to it, and it’s about time they get over it."
That’s how this works. You talk to me about it so that I can take your hand and fucking walk through this shit with you. That is what I signed up for, okay? But I cannot do that if you won’t let me in.