Also.Also.Also: A Lesbian-Made Meditation App for LGBTQ Christians and Other Stories for Your Week

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A brand new week! I’m excited for all of us.


Queer as in F*ck You

+ Overwhelming Number of Lesbian and Bisexual Women Incarcerated.

+ Bisexual Daughter of Conservative Radio Host: LGBTQ Southerners Must Tell Our Stories.

+ “She Was Asking the Lord to Let Her Die”: Raising a Trans Child in Texas.

+ Black Lesbian Launches ‘Our Bible’, a Devotional App for People on the Margins.

+ The Queer Art That Helped Define Post-Blackness.

+ ‘The Kiss’ 15 Years On: Meet the Models and Creators Behind the Iconic Image.

+ Empowering Twitter Hashtag Shows Off Stunning Queer Women. Thought you should know.

+ 20 Queer Illustrators You Should Follow in Instagram.

+ South African Artist Kate Arthur Furthers Queer Visibility with ‘Body Portraits’.

+ Underground 1930s London Club Comes Back to Life With ‘Queer City’.


Welcome to the Hellmouth

+ ACLU Demands Four Federal Agencies Release Documents on Anti-LGBT Religious Liberty Bill.

+ Meet Three Dads Detained by ICE This Week.

+ The Man Who Taught Donald Trump to Pit Gay People Against Immigrants.

+ Trump Sons Planning Expansion of Family Business, Look to Leverage Campaign Experience

+ How a Shitpost Becomes a Piece of Official Government Communications.


Doll Parts

+ 20 Years of Buffy: Love Letters to the Vampire Slayer.

+ Inside the Radical Squat Pushing for Gender Equality in the Anarchist Movement.

+ Bad news: UTIs Are Becoming Antibiotic-Resistant and Could Get Way Worse.

+ More Black Women Are Playing Soccer, But There’s Still a Long Way to Go.


Keep Up

+ Black Lives Matter is Shining a Harsh Light on Racism in Toronto — And Pissing Off Some Powerful People.

+ Musicians Demand SXSW Remove Contract Language Threatening to Call ICE on Those Who Affect Festival ‘Viability’.


Saw This, Thought of You

+ ‘False Dawn’ and Eight More Sky Events You Can’t Miss This March.

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2 Comments

  1. I have ‘The Kiss’ pic. Not a poster but a magnet on my fridge. For real it means so much to me that I don’t even care who or why or how it was taken. I just love that it exists.
    Its eye level and sometimes I pause before opening the fridge and just LOOK at it

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