Clare Dimyon

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Clare Dimyon
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Clare Dimyon at Bratislava Rainbow Pride 2010

Clare B Dimyon MBE is a LGBT+ rights campaigner. In 2010 she was awarded the Member of the Order of the British Empire for "services to promoting the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in central and eastern Europe".[1]

In 2016 Dimyon spoke to the press about her experience as a survivor of a violent life-threatening sexual assault in 1984,[2] in support of a 14 year old who was abducted and raped in Oxford.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Lesbian activist awarded MBE". Pink News. 2010-11-03.
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  3. ^ "Oxford abduction: Rape survivor reads 14-year-old victim's letter". BBC News. 2016-10-12.
  4. ^ Dimyon, Clare (2016-10-09). "To the abducted schoolgirl in Oxford, here are some thoughts from a teacher who is a rape survivor". The Independent. Retrieved 2017-06-09. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)