#LOVEWINS AS SOCIAL MEDIA REACTS TO ORLANDO GAY CLUB ATTACK


Orlando Shooting Social Media

Tributes have flowed for the victims of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida overnight.

A gunman armed with an assault rifle opened fire in gay nightclub Pulse, killing 50 people and injuring more than 50 others in the early hours of Sunday morning local time.

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US President Barack Obama condemned the horrific attack as “an act of terror and and act of hate”.

Now thousands on social media have used the pro-LGBTI hashtags #LoveWins and #LoveIsLove in their posts to pay tribute to the victims and the families of those affected.

Celebrities have also taken to social media express their shock and grief at the shooting and send condolences to those affected.

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