We are super pumped to now offer Lion’s Mouth “Pride” t-shirts! These are available for a LIMITED TIME ONLY (order before July 13th)! 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Tegan & Sara Foundation. Shirts and tanks are available in a wide variety of sizes and styles. Check out the link below:
So why the heck are we doing this?
Well, as queer artists, Lion’s Mouth always finds support and inspiration from our LGBTQ community and allies. We believe that empowering LGBTQ women is crucial to a better and brighter future for everyone.
We are inspired by Tegan & Sara not only as a major musical influence, but also as a powerful, affirming voice for LGBTQ women. That’s why in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots we are giving 100% of our t-shirt profits to the Tegan & Sara Foundation.
About the Tegan & Sara Foundation:
“The Tegan and Sara Foundation fights for health, economic justice and representation for LGBTQ girls and women. In partnership and solidarity with other organizations fighting for LGBTQ and women’s rights, the Foundation raises awareness and funds to address the inequalities currently preventing LGBTQ girls and women from reaching their full potential. This work is critically important because…
LGBTQ women have higher rates of gynecological cancer, depression, obesity, suicide and tobacco/alcohol abuse. Discriminatory laws, provider bias, insurance exclusions and inadequate reproductive health coverage leave 29% of LGBTQ women struggling to pay for health insurance.
A quarter of lesbian women live in poverty. LGB women of color are three times more likely to live in poverty than their white peers. Transgender women are four times more likely to have a household income under $10,000 and twice as likely to be unemployed. One in five transgender women has reported being homeless at some point.
Less than 1% of TV characters are lesbians. In 2016, 25 queer female characters were killed on-screen – continuing a decades-long trend. “