Statement on Orlando shootings at Pulse Nightclub

picture of Pulse nightclub logo with white ribbon and gay pride rainbow

Washington DC, June 12, 2016 — “We are deeply shocked by this appalling act of violence against the LGBTQ community and our friends. Our thoughts are with the families and friends of those who have lost loved ones and with the injured. While the motive behind this crime remains unclear, our resolve to live openly and proudly remains undiminished. Now is a time for the whole nation to stand together against violence,” said Rea Carey, Executive Director, National LGBTQ Task Force.




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