Post Tagged with: "LGBTQ"

Today's Wonder Women

Real Life SVU Detective Turned Mom & Basketball Coach Teaches Us What It Means To Survive Loss & Domestic Abuse.

Real Life SVU Detective Turned Mom & Basketball Coach Teaches Us What It Means To Survive Loss & Domestic Abuse.

This article is part of an exciting series we launched in 2018 called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

Celebrities

8 Hollywood Personalities Disrupting The Industry’s Gender & Body Image Status Quo

8 Hollywood Personalities Disrupting The Industry’s Gender & Body Image Status Quo

In the wake of entertainment-centered movements such as #OscarsSoWhite and Time’s Up, conversations about the lack of nuanced representation of women, people of color, people with disabilities, and the LGBTQ […]

Interviews

‘With A Kiss I Die’ Film Re-Imagines ‘Romeo & Juliet’ With A Lesbian, Interracial Vampire Love Story

‘With A Kiss I Die’ Film Re-Imagines ‘Romeo & Juliet’ With A Lesbian, Interracial Vampire Love Story

We’re all familiar with the fated story of Romeo and Juliet, the most famous love story ever told, from renowned author and playwright William Shakespeare. There have been numerous iterations […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column, our fave way to end the week by highlighting a collection of videos and trailers that we can’t get enough of. As always, we […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: All The DOPE Women In Maroon 5’s ‘Girls Like You’ Music Video

FEMINIST FRIDAY: All The DOPE Women In Maroon 5’s ‘Girls Like You’ Music Video

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we get to grab the popcorn and watch a handful of our favorite videos. This week it’s all about […]

Interviews, Working Women

Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Shaping cultural narratives has always been a important to us, and we are all about sharing the stories and lives of especially women who are doing this in their every […]

Interviews

World’s Longest Running Festival For Queer Women Celebrates Female Empowerment Like No Other

World’s Longest Running Festival For Queer Women Celebrates Female Empowerment Like No Other

If you haven’t heard of The Dinah Shore, it’s time to get familiar because you are 28 years behind! 2018 marks the 28th anniversary of what is considered the world’s […]

Contributors

How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

By Chelsy Ranard Against Me!, a punk band from Gainesville, Florida, was formed in 1997 by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace. However, prior to 2012, the Against Me! frontwoman […]

Entertainment

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

LGBTQ Short Film Drama “Stay Here” – A Story About Infidelity With An Unexpected Ending

With the stream of stories coming out from Hollywood about sexual assault, rape, harassment, intimidation and abuse, it’s clear that these issues have also been yet another barrier in women’s […]

Causes, Contributors

As Allies, It’s Important To Know We’re Not Owed Answers. Our Job Is Simply To Listen

As Allies, It’s Important To Know We’re Not Owed Answers. Our Job Is Simply To Listen

By Liz Greene I recently stumbled upon this amazing article from Peter, chair of financial company Earnest’s resource group for LGBTQ employees, Queernies. It was one of those fantastic pieces […]

Entertainment

The Return Of ‘Will & Grace’ Is Exactly The Type Of Woke Sitcom We Need In Trump’s America

The Return Of ‘Will & Grace’ Is Exactly The Type Of Woke Sitcom We Need In Trump’s America

They’re baaaack! Yep, the popular 90’s sitcom ‘Will & Grace’ has returned to TV screens and it literally could not have happened at a more appropriate moment in time. We […]

Politics

Indian Supreme Court Ruling Protects LGBTQ Community’s Freedom To Express Sexual Orientation

Indian Supreme Court Ruling Protects LGBTQ Community’s Freedom To Express Sexual Orientation

While the Trump administration here in the United States has been busy attacking the LGBTQ community by announcing they will kick transgender members out of the military, over in India, […]

Contributors

Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

By AZRA Freedom, as Webster dictionary would define as the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. Ok, great. But really, if […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jessica Williams’ New Netflix Film & An Intergenerational LGBTQ Web Series

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Jessica Williams’ New Netflix Film & An Intergenerational LGBTQ Web Series

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! Our weekly series where we get to share a handful of videos we are loving right now. This week’s offering is an intersectional […]

Contributors

The Need For More Dialog About Barriers LGBTQ Couples Face When Trying To Conceive

The Need For More Dialog About Barriers LGBTQ Couples Face When Trying To Conceive

By Chelsy Ranard It wasn’t that long ago that same-sex marriage became federally legalized in the United States – just two years ago, gay and lesbian couples could be legally […]