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Teaching LGBTQ rights doesn't have to be sexual

Teaching LGBTQ rights doesn't have to be sexual

As the parent of a young child, I spend a lot of time thinking about how to raise a kid who will eventually have respect for all people regardless of color, identity, sexuality, political affiliation, etc. 

With Pride week coming up in our home city, it's become a regular topic of conversation in our household. How do we introduce the idea of gay rights to a toddler who doesn't understand romance or sexuality?