LGBT refugees

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Come out and flee

Come out and flee

What would you feel if you had to flee your country because you are gay? Anger? Helplessness? Sadness? In Orgullo de Valientes (Pride of the Brave ones), the new exhibition of Axel Hotel Madrid you can look in the eye some LGBTQ+ refugees and realize how they felt. The photographic exhibition, organized by La Merced Migraciones, shows persons who asked…
5 alarming facts about LGBT refugees and 5 ways to help them

5 alarming facts about LGBT refugees and 5 ways to help them

Every year thousands of people are forced to flee their country because of their sexual orientation and / or their gender identity. They escape from persecution and mistreatment to which they are submitted simply because they are not heterosexual and / or cisgender. Axel Hotels attended the Conference about LGBTI refugees organized by Pride Barcelona and we wanted to share…