LGBT+ Labour

LGBT+ political group affiliated to the British Labour Party

LGBT+ Labour, the Labour Campaign for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights, is a socialist society[1] related to the Labour Party in the United Kingdom. Originally called the Gay Labour Group,[2] the purpose of this organisation is to campaign within the Labour Party and wider Labour movement to promote the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) peoples, and to encourage members of the LGBT community to support the Labour Party.

New LGBT logo.
LGBT+ Labour marching at Birmingham Pride 2012.

2015 marked the 40th anniversary of the organisation.[2]

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  1. "Affiliates". Labour Party. Archived from the original on 2011-01-01. Retrieved 2010-10-20.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Burke, Tom; Craig, Bev (25 July 2014). "The Equality Countdown to 2015". Retrieved 1 March 2015.

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