U.K: Rainbow plaque honouring Halifax’s Anne Lister to feature the word ‘lesbian’ after backlash

The original wording on the plaque to Halifax's Anne Lister outside the church in York

A rainbow plaque honouring the “first modern lesbian”, Halifax’s Anne Lister, is to be replaced after a backlash over its wording.

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One response to “U.K: Rainbow plaque honouring Halifax’s Anne Lister to feature the word ‘lesbian’ after backlash

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