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Why Homophobic Harlem Church Should Become LGBT Youth Shelter

Gentrification of neighborhoods always disrupts existing communities within them. ...

Pope-’splaining Catholic Church’s Homophobia

Italy is one of the major European countries that don’t recognize marriage equality for its LGBTQ denizens in spite of the fact that the majority of Italians do according to a 2014 poll. ...

Bathroom Laws Policing Our Genitals

Conservatives have always been a demographic group obsessed with policing this nation’s genitals. ...

Where Would MLK Have Stood on Marriage Equality?

This MLK holiday reminds me how Alabama has always been a troubling  state when it comes to upholding the civil rights of its denizens. ...

Jeanne Córdova and Ellie Conant (* - 2016)

This month we have experienced the passing of two members of the queer and queer women’s community.  Jeanne "JR" Cordova and Ellie Conant. ...

Velvetpark's Top 25 Queer Women of 2015

It is with great pleasure thatVelvetpark announces our ...

Remember Our Homeless LGBTQ Youth this Holiday Season

The holiday season is a difficult time of year for many. ...

Malala Yousafzai On Being a Feminist

Malala Yousafzai On Being a Feminist   ...

The War On Christmas, Not Going Away Any Time Soon

With Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, and Christmas all celebrated this time of year, one would think that we would embrace an all-inclusive seasonal greeting emblematic of our nation’s religiou ...

On World AIDS Day Report on Black Community Still Grim

Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day! ...

Listen to Holland Taylor's Coming Out Interview

We knew her as Peggy Peabody, the philanthropic arts impresario who Bette Porter befriended in the first season of The L Word. ...

Hollywoods nanny-cheating cliché hits home
Salon.com
April 27, 2016

Salon talks to Lauren Weedman about feminism, sex on camera, and her new book Miss Fortune

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Isn’t This Funnier?’ New Girl Creator Liz Meriwether Recalls the Making of the Prince Episode
vulture.com
April 27, 2016

His voice was … I don’t need to tell you what his voice was like. Soft. Strong. A whisper that sounded like it was booming out over a loudspeaker.

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Click Here to Visit Hell: An Interactive “Garden of Earthly Delights”
The New Yorker
April 14, 2016

Alexandra Schwartz on an online interactive exhibit of Hieronymus Bosch’s most famous painting.

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Teen thrown out of McDonald's after being mistaken as a boy
outinperth.com
April 11, 2016

A 16 year old lesbian has been thrown out of a McDonald's store in the UK after staff demanded that she prove her gender in able to use the bathroom.

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TV shows can’t stop killing off their lesbian characters
New York Post
April 11, 2016

And it’s not that hard because it’s been a real massacre on TV lately.

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Once in the shadows, gay police now out and proud
The Boston Globe
April 11, 2016

The New England Gay Officers Action League has more than 300 members and will celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend.

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American Idol Finalist 'Doesn't Agree' With the Gay 'Lifestyle'
Advocate.com
April 11, 2016

American Idol finalist La'Porsha Ranae doesn't thing gay people are "animals," but she still doesn't agree with their "lifestyle" or "life choices."

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Gay Rights and Worker Rights: The New Battles Between Blue and Red America
NBC News
April 11, 2016

States and cities are adopting sweeping bills on a number of major hot-button issues such as minimum wage increases and LGBT rights.

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Adrienne Rich's Feminist Awakening
New Republic
April 6, 2016

Newly discovered letters give a rare glimpse of how her poetry—and her radical politics--were formed.

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Claudia Rankine Challenges White Teachers, Pities White Racists in AWP Keynote
vulture
April 2, 2016

Thursday evening’s keynote speaker, Claudia Rankine, is better known for broadsides than bromides. Her stated topic was “what keeps us uncomfortable in each other’s presence” ...

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Girls & Sex: Navigating The Complicated New Landscape
slate.com
April 2, 2016

Girls and Sex author Peggy Orenstein on the mixed messages of Kim Kardashian and why teen girls still haven’t learned real sexual confidence.

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TV kills another lesbian character: What's going on?
EW.com
March 24, 2016

Fans of The 100 are still reeling from the death of Lexa – a popular lesbian character who died after being accidentally shot – so the killing of another LGBT fan favorite on Sunday night couldn’t have come at a worse time. But first, a major spoiler alert!

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Lesbian, Gay, And Bi Brits Are At Much Higher Risk Of Mental Health Problems, A Big Study Has Found
BuzzFeed News
March 24, 2016

Depression, anxiety, and other common mental health problems are nearly twice as common among LGB people as among the rest of the...

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Disney To Boycott Georgia If Gov. Signs Anti-Gay Discrimination Bill
Deadline
March 24, 2016

Disney has made big movies like the upcoming Captain America: Civil War in Georgia, and with the state’s lucrative tax incentives likely has planned to make more – but maybe not now.

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Elizabeth Warren stops being polite and starts getting real
Salon.com
March 22, 2016

After Trump told the New York Times that Warren's "whole life was based on a fraud,” the senator came out swinging

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Raymond Moore Quits Tournament Post Over His Remarks on Women
New York Times
March 22, 2016

If I was a lady player, I’d go down every night on my knees and thank God that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal were born, because they have carried this sport. “There’s only one way to interpret that,” Serren Williams said. "We shouldn’t have to drop to our knees at any point.”

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Bernie Sanders walks out on hostile TV news interview
Salon.com
March 19, 2016

Evidently fed up with targeted questions about his voting record, Bernie walked off set after four minutes VIDEO

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Women Need More Sleep Than Men Because Fighting the Patriarchy Is Exhausting
nymag.com
March 19, 2016

Loughborough University's Sleep Research Center recently conducted a study that found women need more sleep than men. About 20 more minutes of sleep per night, to be precise.

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Ellen Page's Gay Imperialism is Not Activism
harlot.media
March 17, 2016

Ellen’s journey to explore what it means to be lesbian, gay, bi, or trans is in fact a journey to impose what it means, then call that meaning evidence in order to affirm a more palatable political ordering.

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