Most LGBTIQ people have had legal problems, but many say they would not go to the police.
A spate of apparent lynchings has activists calling for hate crime investigations.
Guest writer Kade Matthews discusses the one most important thing people must do to support the Black community and other minorities.
The officer assaulted a crying gay teenager at the 2013 parade.
The protests drew tens of thousands of activists rallying against racist violence.
The cancelled parade has been relaunched as a protest in solidarity with the Black community.
With public gatherings impossible due to the pandemic, activists have taken to social media.
"Our community is as vast as it is diverse, and far too many of us know the pain of state-endorsed violence."
The case highlights a need for more sensitive handling of private information.
"Ignoring the likely transphobia behind this incident sends a message to trans sportspeople and police that the authorities don't care about the prejudice and discrimination they face."
The killings are being treated as transphobic hate crimes.
“This is why queers are terrified of cops.”
Indonesian authorities are not bringing murder charges over the hate crime.
Sex worker and health organisations have criticised the policing of workers during the pandemic.
The Australian government has announced stricter physical distancing measures against the coronavirus pandemic.
Sex workers may be eligible for income support during the COVID-19 pandemic.