Recent Headlines

A Bombshell Document at the Vatican Synod
The New Yorker
October 14, 2014

The document advocates for making annulment easier, and contains far more positive language about homosexuality than the Church is accustomed to using.

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Does Liberalism Have an Answer to Campus Rape?
NYMag
October 14, 2014

universities aren’t trampling due process because they hate due process. They’re doing it because they hate campus rape, of which there is (unlike terrorism, it should be said) an awful lot.

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Transwoman Brutally Beaten in Bushwick
gaycitynews.com
October 14, 2014

A 28-year-old transwoman was beaten by four men on a Bushwick street at about 11:20 p.m. on October 12, according to the New York City Police Department.

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Scientists Say It Only Takes 66 Days To Change Your Life, If You're Strong Enough
elitedaily.com
October 13, 2014

If you take the habit out of your life, you will find yourself free of the detrimental patterns they cause.

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Michelle Obama Was an Awkward, 'Angsty' Teen Just Like You and Me
jezebel
October 13, 2014

High school sucks for everyone, and First Lady Michelle Obama, wonderful as she may seem as an adult, was also a self-doubting tween like the rest of us -- though she probably still got the Best Arms superlative nod.

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Airbnb Poster-Child Evicted for Airbnb-ing
NYMag
October 13, 2014

A face of the start-up also represents its ugly side.

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Vatican Proposes Dramatic Shift In Attitude Towards Gays, Same Sex Couples
huffpo
October 13, 2014

In a dramatic shift in tone, a Vatican document said on Monday that homosexuals had gifts and qualities to offer and asked if Catholicism could accept gays and recognize positive aspects of same-sex couples.

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22 Times Lesbians Totally Had The Last Laugh
buzzfeed
October 8, 2014

When we were at your mom's house, probably. HA...

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Young Joon Kwak’s Trans/Feminine Visions
hyperallergic
October 8, 2014

There is a new mutant form emerging, pushing its way past the thin layer that separates the interior and exterior world. In Young Joon Kwak’s exhibition at Commonwealth & Council, Mother Spill, the artist’s body overtakes her mind, erupting into

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Jennifer Lawrence Calls Photo Hacking a “Sex Crime”
Vanity Fair
October 8, 2014

“I was just so afraid. I didn’t know how this would affect my career.” That’s just the beginning of what Jennifer Lawrence has to say about her stolen-photos saga in the cover story of Vanity Fair’s November issue...

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