Eugene Lazowski was a Polish doctor who risked the death penalty to save Jews during the Holocaust by faking an outbreak of Typhus. He spread the fake disease across the town of Rozwadów, which the Germans had to quarantine. His actions saved 8,000 people from going to concentration camps. Source
I really need there to be more reminders of this: LGBTQ rights do not start and end with marriage equality. There are so many broader issues facing the community from micro to macro aggressions. Please don’t lose sight of that.