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VIDEO: T-shirt label Kind is Cool on how to become a true LGBTQI+ ally

The annual Mardi Gras season is back in a flurry of fun, colour and excitement for the LGBTQI+ community and their allies.  But it wasn’t always that way. When the first Mardi Gras parade took place in Sydney in 1978, gay and lesbian people were shunned by society and the men and women who marched were subjected to police brutality and arrests. The next day, the Sydney Morning Herald publicly outed them to the world. Fast forward to more than 40 years later, when Amber Wilkinson, founder