Legos is releasing an LGBTQ-themed lego set called “Everyone is Awesome,” with models made to look like drag queens and people who identify as transgender, according to the designer.
The new set, which will be released on June 1 to celebrate Pride Month, will cost $34.99.
“I was one of the lucky ones who was able to come out and had people there to support me. But there are so many that face so much discrimination, hate or violence,” set designer and design vice president Matthew Ashton, said.
“We’ve made sure to include black and brown colors to represent the broad diversity of everyone within the LGBTQIA+ community. We’ve also added in the pale blue, white and pink to support and embrace the trans community as well. I purposely put the purple drag queen in as a clear nod to the fabulous side of the LGBTQIA+ community,” Ashton explained.
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