The world has truly progressed in a unique yet very beautiful way. This comes in all sizes especially with the gender issues nowadays. Many may have the ‘Homophobia’ case, Biphobia or even the Transphobia case, however, many are against this discrimination. Homophobia is the fear against homosexuals. To symbolize the support for this case, IDAHOT also known as the ‘International Day Against Homophobia’ was initiated all throughout the world. In the Police Station in Dyfed Powys, the officers strengthen their show of support with the orange ribbon movement.
The orange ribbon worn by police officers in the indicated areas is a sign of their full support against homophobia cases. They indicate that they fully believe there should be an equality regarding gender. Whether one is a lesbian or gay, they believe that they should have equal standing in the society and they shouldn’t be treated inappropriately. The orange ribbon signifies the Zero Tolerance against Homophobia and to stop it.
The manager of the force also implicated that the Awareness ribbons relays a very optimistic message about equality and that crime that shows hate in regards to gender wouldn’t be operated by their police station. To strengthen this claim of theirs, they are also accepting calls regarding cases like this.
The Dyfed Powys also indicated that although the ribbon was worn for the IDAHOT, members could still wore them every day if they want to continuously show their support against discrimination of genders. An amazing site to be hold will also happen as the prestigious Rainbow Flag will also soar the skies from the Dyfed Powys Station as well as other police stations within their area.
The ribbon awareness added with the flying of the rainbow flag will further raise awareness to people that there’s an existing movement regarding ‘hate crimes’ or gender discrimination. If you are from the area, you could contact them immediately. If you’re not, you could contact the police station regarding your case. The IDAHOT is an International Day which encompass worldwide, whether you’re a homosexual or not, as long as you are against this kind of discrimination, you could show your support by joining the orange ribbon movement as well.