Free to Be | TikTok’s Satisfaction Celebration Introduced — Flaunt Journal
TikTok, the social media app that is now home to over a billion users, has announced a celebration for this year’s Pride month, which began this Tuesday: “Free to Be You, #ForYourPride” Since its meteoric rise to prominence, the App the source for many conversations about diversity and generation change. In the period of reflection that the pandemic brought for many, social activists had a moment to ponder how far LGBTQ + has come and, most importantly, how far it still has to go. Recent history has also shown that the further development of LGBTQ + rights is more urgently needed.
As TikTok announced to its community, this celebration means that you are “free to be yourself in all areas, free to develop into who you are supposed to be, free to create content without judgment, to take the time to be them to understand other people’s experiences – free to live authentically. This month of Pride we want you to feel empowered and free to be yourself, #ForYourPride. ”The month-long celebration will include live music, streaming events, fresh programming, new effects, filters and more. This includes the massive global TikTok Pride March, a 12-hour international fundraising event scheduled for June 24th.