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By: Grace Moon | May 13, 2020

Life
Sam and Liz
Samantha Bee gets a pep talk from Elizabeth Warren.   Samantha Bee gets a pep talk from Elizabeth Warren.  

By: Editor | June 30, 2017

Arts and Culture
Colleen Wing Gives Voice to Your Inner Feminist in Marvel’s Comic
Watching Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing in NetFilx upcoming Iron Fist series, so satisfies one’s inner feminist urge to butt kick the prevailing forces of misogynistic patriarchy. Watching Jessica Henwick…

By: Editor—G Moon | February 9, 2017

Arts and Culture
Velvetpark’s Official 25 Queer Women of 2016
We would be remiss not to acknowledge that 2016 has been a deeply tumultuous year for many obvious social and political reasons. We would be remiss not to acknowledge that…

By: Vp Editors | December 17, 2016

Politics
Obama 2024, Michelle Obama That Is
Think we are going to miss this first lady in the White House. Her speech during the DNC sums up why.  Think we are going to miss this first lady…

By: Editor—G Moon | July 26, 2016

Arts and Culture
Museum Hack, A More Than Entertaining Blitz Through Art History
In line with their tag line “Museum Tours for People who don’t like Museums,” Museum Hack is a fun and absolutely worthwhile ride though In line with their tag line…

By: Grace Moon | July 12, 2016

Politics
This TV ad Will Disrupt Tump’s Speech During GOP Convention
This ad will be aired on FOX during Turmp’s speech during the GOP Convention… can’t wait. This ad will be aired on FOX during Turmp’s speech during the GOP Convention……

By: Editor—G Moon | July 11, 2016

Arts and Culture
What Happened at the Black Lesbian Conference?
Due to high turnout and limited space the Barnard hosted, Black Lesbian Conference 2016, sold out within weeks of its announcement, leaving many unable to attend. Due to high turnout…

By: Grace Moon | April 7, 2016

Arts and Culture
The Black Lesbian Conference 2016 Coming to Barnard
Beyond Bold and Brave’s 2016 Black Lesbian Conference: “The Evolution of Our Community” will be a gathering of intergenerational LBTQI Black/African Descent women to responsibly discuss important i Beyond Bold…

By: Editor—G Moon | March 21, 2016

Arts and Culture
Macon Reed’s Eulogy for The Dyke Bar
Artist Macon Reed opens “Eulogy For The Dyke Bar” at Pulse Contemporary Art fair New York this Thursday March 3rd. This will no doubt be the queer event of the…

By: Grace Moon | February 27, 2016

Life
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. This month we have experienced the passing…

By: Grace Moon | January 13, 2016

Arts and Culture
Velvetpark’s Top 25 Queer Women of 2015
It is with great pleasure thatVelvetpark announces our

By: Vp Editors | December 21, 2015

Life
Malala Yousafzai On Being a Feminist
Malala Yousafzai On Being a Feminist  Malala Yousafzai On Being a Feminist 

By: Editor—G Moon | December 16, 2015