At this point last year, we knew about fifteen trans women who had been murdered, which means that despite all the “progress” that trans people have been making in the media, in courthouses and in the halls of congress, trans people are being murdered at the same rate.
Baby sloths, campfires, Americans are skeptical of things they shouldn’t be skeptical of, underwater crime scene investigators, update on the WNBA fining players, many gay things, and so much more!
Here’s to becoming 26 in the midst of my infamous #SummerOfSelfSabotage and feeling very great about it.
The most popular emoji on Tinder, when your partnership gets boring, why it’s still hard to talk about what you want and more.
A wall for Donald Trump, new laws in Cleveland to protect trans folks, and more good gay news from the Democratic National Convention and around the world!
What do donor kebab, shawarma and tacos al pastor all have in common?
A great scavenger hunt, be a cat, railroad women of the early forties, Zara is fuckshits, female pain, out Olympic athletes at Rio, how HIV/AIDS impacted American Art, oh yeah more Kate McKinnon, and so many other things for reading!
We drove 3,645 miles and saw eight national parks over nine days.
Topics include Talking Point Memo and The New York Times doubling-down on reader support, Twitter opening up verification to applicants, This shutting down, how to talk to your boss about your intesne workload and more!
“Whereas some political systems are centered around equality of opportunity for women in politics — basically, the system we have in the US that (in theory) gives women the chance to run for office and be elected to office just like men, nothing different and nothing more — a growing number of nations and political parties have opted instead to make broader representation of women in their governments an explicit political goal using quota systems.”
“Master and slave — in consensual, intentional contexts — are the precise words for the cravings I have in my heart and gut to own, control, protect and nurture my partner.”
A 28 year-old closeted lesbian and married mother of three, and a token gay friend who’s feeling quite encroached upon. Calling it like I see it!
Are you looking for information on how to make an altar for fire signs, why Ursula the sea witch is so great or what exactly witch kink is? We’ve got you covered.
We now live in a world where it is totally possible to claim the same word as someone else and completely disagree on what the word means.
For the overachiever in you.
Kitten Summer Games, saving money, losing all your friends, staying goth, Pride in a small town, what mass killers have in common, Samira Wiley is wearing your t-shirt, art as activism, and so much more!
I asked Waffle to curate a gallery of favorites from our very expansive dino-themed baby wardrobe. I didn’t have to ask twice.
The Methodist Church elected a lesbian Bishop, Amanda Nunes made UFC history, small victories in the states for queer parents and baby gays, guinea pigs in hats, and whole lot more good gay news!
The single best way to get better at sex. Also Pokémon Go as dating app, when you have to pee during sex, how queer sex can teach you body love and more.
Pennywise, cats, Golden Girls, female athletes, prison culture in media, queer-friendly employment, ‘queer’ itself, lesbian UFC fighter, you making ice cream and so much more!