Also.Also.Also: Bisexual Kids Need More Support Across the Board and Other Stories from Your Week

This roundup is a million years long so please take breaks to rehydrate and text your family so they don’t worry about you. See you in 2019 xoxo.

Queer as in F*ck You

Anti-transgender Discrimination Loses in Alaska Vote.

Four Transgender People Sue Ohio Over State’s Birth Certificate Policy.

Gay and Single? Bisexual? Transgender? The 2020 Census Still Erases You.

High Risk, Few Resources: Bisexual Kids Lack Help When They Need It Most.

18 LGBTQ women in entertainment to celebrate this Women’s History Month.

Samantha Irby’s Meaty is Back For a Beefed Up Dose of Queer Reality.

Author Julia Turshen Launches Database for Marginalized Voices in Food.

Queer Latinas, Represent.

Meet Kay Lahusen, America’s First Openly Lesbian Photojournalist.

The Unapologetic Trans Women of Color Who Helped Me Love My Body.

The LGBT Heroes Fighting to Hold the First Ever Pride in Swaziland.

Ireland Paves Way For LGBT-inclusive Sex And Relationship Education in Schools.

Living Gay in Nashville: Country Music Insiders Share Stories of Inclusion, Blackmail, Huckabee and Haters.

LGBTQ Indonesians are Seeking Asylum In Canada as Crack Downs Continue.

Everyone Got The Pulse Massacre Story Completely Wrong.

Welcome to the Hellmouth

Trump’s Most Influential White Nationalist Troll Is A Middlebury Grad Who Lives In Manhattan.

Doll Parts

Young Feminists are Leading the Fight for Black Lives in Chicago.

Unruly Bodies:

Created by best-selling author Roxane Gay and Medium, Unruly Bodies is a month-long magazine exploring our ever-changing relationship with our bodies — the emotional, the psychological, the cultural, and the scientific. Gay has brought together 25 writers to expand upon the conversation she started in her memoir “Hunger,” releasing a batch of new features and essays every Tuesday this April.

Disney Developing “High Fidelity” TV Series With Female Lead.

Going the Distance.

Here’s To 20 Years Of Kittie.

Keep Up

Target Agrees to Review Screening of Job Applicants Amid Claims of Bias.

‘It Has to Be Perfect’: Putting Out a Yearbook After the Parkland Shooting.

Saw This, Thought of You

The Ultimate Hate-Read Bracket. This bracket includes our legendary piece from Krista Burton, What Lies Beneath (Her Fingernails), which makes me think I don’t understand the definition of a hate-read, bc shouldn’t it make you hate the person writing it? WHO COULD HATE KRISTA BURTON. This piece is Queer Culture. This piece is going in the Lesbian Herstory Archives OK. Whew anyway the rest of these are fucking terrible.

WAIT. Daisy, creator of this bracket, has responded:

Ok I feel good about life again, appreciating not just the clarification but the way in which it was delivered. 10/10 would work with Daisy across the internet to further understand each other and strengthen humanity’s bond again. A+++

The Problem With ‘Cancer Miracles’.

Capturing the Flag: The New Documentary Calling on Activists to Defend Democracy.

Why We Spend Real Money on Fake Clothes in Free Games.

Huge Dinosaur Footprints Discovered on Scottish Coast. Excuse me.

Meltdown Closing: One of LA’s Favorite Venues Helped Shape a More Inclusive Comedy Future.

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