“I decided to go for it because it defines who I am. I am Black, am lesbian and am a feminist and this is my press.”
A wellness check with police deputies ended with Renee Davis – 23, five months pregnant, and a single mother of three – dead.
Balancing humor with the challenges that the LGBTQ family faces is one of the most satisfying and terrifying challenges I’ve taken up—and I’m committed to it because the LGBTQ community deserves to be seen in games and feel seen when they play them.
“I am drawn to stories about women and it’s important to not apologize for that.”
We need to be vigilant about how unconscious tokenism affects the perception of black women in popular media and beyond.
Every bone in my body tells me that I could have been Korryn Gaines.
Just why does A Midsummer Night’s Dream lend itself so well to queer reinterpretations?
This is a deeply moving, informative work that deserves a listen from anyone who finds themselves confused, disturbed, or saddened by the prevalence of racial violence in our nation.
Becoming a more visible advocate for girls and young women has taught me a great deal. As it turns out, I’m still no angel. But I have come to realize that that might just be a good thing.
The Stonewall Inn, and the rebellion there, became the iconic turning point that ignited the long, arduous battle towards equality for all members of the LGBT community.