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How The Deaf And Queer Communities Are Tackling Oppression Together - The Establishment
Many sign language classes target the queer community. That's no coincidence.
By Alex Lu

Montpetit says that her queer and trans students are motivated by a sense of solidarity with Deaf communities. “There is a real sense of kinship, a desire to increase access, and an ability to understand how hearing people can oppress Deaf people, just like how straight people can oppress queer people.”