One of the many reasons you should watch The Wire: Badass queer people of color who are actually main characters
- Omar Little: a drug dealer who robs other drug dealers but has a strict moral code. works with the cops to avenge the murder of his boyfriend
- Kima Greggs (bottom left): a brilliant cop and homicide detective with a side plot about having a baby with her girlfriend and the strains of cops being in relationships with civilians
- Snoop Pearson: one of the highest ranking hitmen in a major drug gang in Baltimore. helps to murder dozens of people on the behalf of the organization.