The Black Lives Matter Movement is something that I hold very close to my heart.
The movement is important to me and Brain Drain Co. as a company because I share the same values as the people protesting in United States and Australia alike at the moment.
As a queer woman living in Australia, I recognise where PRIDE itself started. Pride began as a riot, led by Marsha P. Johnson, a black trans woman, at Stonewall in the late 1960's.
I'm well aware that I remained quiet on the Brain Drain Co. socials when the #BLM movement was gaining the most momentum at the time, however, it was not due to a lack of care towards the movement.
A portion of proceeds made from sales for the remainder of June 2020, and through to the end of July 2020 will go towards Black Rainbow
Portrait of Marsha P. Johnson by Stormy O’Brink