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TikTok celebrates LGBTQ + Community

TikTok is a global entertainment platform that inspires creativity and promotes culture. As such, the platform is committed to nurturing the inclusive and diverse community within the app by constantly working to make creators with different backgrounds and beliefs feel confident in expressing their truest selves.

In June, in celebration of Pride Month 2021, TikTok has the unique opportunity to unite the LGBTQ + community on the platform with its followers through a series of festivities aimed at empowering, educating and entertaining all its users. Through this, TikTok ultimately hopes to create a more inclusive space that is truly a free space for all.

At TikTok, everyone is free to be

TikTok celebrates Pride Month 2021 by lifting the conversation around its global campaign theme, ‘Free to Be’, which means having the freedom to be yourself in every space, to be free to evolve into the person you are meant to be and enjoy the freedom to create content without judgment. It also means being free to push yourself to get better in every way, including controlling your tensions, learning to understand the perspectives of others, taking an active stand against discrimination, and letting everyone feel free to be themselves without a societal or gender pressures. standards.

TikTok celebrates the month of pride 2021

TikTok strengthens its role as an entertainment platform that empowers the LGBTQ + community through initiatives that celebrate, recognize, enhance and elevate LGBTQ + creators and trends, and highlights groundbreaking LGBTQIA + creators, companies and partnerships. These initiatives include:

  • New creative effects, filters and Pride-themed stickers.
  • Global Pride March, a 12-hour Global Live Lineup featuring LGBTQIA + talents aimed at raising awareness of the Free to Be campaign. This is happening on June 24 and will host countries around the world, including the United States, Canada, Latin America, Phillipines, and more.

Global Live Lineup

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TikTok creators Zendee and Roanne and Tinatogether with Apa Agbayani from Metro Manila Pride Org, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating, equipping and empowering the Philippine LGBTQIA + community, will represent the Philippines at the Global Live Lineup and will be shown at Southeast Asia Castle on June 25 between 10.30 and 12.00 IN THE AFTERNOON. They will feature contestants from other regions including Christine and the Queens, Abbyroberts and Biminibabes, Kesha, Queen Priyanka, Coyle Twins, Troye Sivan, Scott Hoying, Richumbley and Beingadp, Luxury Law, Tinashe, mechanicshopfemme and Escandalamx.

Be a part of the global Pride Month 2021 celebration on TikTok, and do your part to create a truly free space for any creator, lift those who need support, and reinforce everyone who is already making a difference!

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