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Good morning, you wild thunders!
Queer as in F*ck You
+ Moving Forward for LGBTQ Rights, Not Just Fighting Back by Melissa Moore and Monica Simpson. With a barrage of discriminatory laws around the nation, it’s time for a bolder vision based on the fact that none of us live single-issue lives.
+ How the 70s Shaped the American Queer Experience.
+ Author Sarah McCarry On Writing Honest YA Books That Include Sex.
+ Cool news, you guys! Kim Davis’s Lawyer is Behind the Anti-LGBT Bills in 20 States.
+ Laura Jane Grace is Still Performing in North Carolina and her reasoning is sound as fuck.
+ American Doctors Are Failing Their LGBT Patients and Here’s How to Fix It.
+ “The Blossoming of a Queer Enlightenment” Celebrates the Wild Joy of the Liberation Movement.
+ This, though: Porn Site Bans North Carolina Users Due to State’s Anti-LGBT Laws.
+ In the Crusade Against Anti-LGBT Legislation, Corporations Are People, Too.
+ Get in here and read Latonya Pennington‘s review of Gabby Rivera’s Juliet Takes a Breath!
+ Dannielle Owens-Reid wants to help you love your life! On letting go of toxic people:
+ Grimes Says Male Producers Have Tried to Coerce Her Into Sex.
+ You Can Now Search 2,000 Films for the Movies Where Women Get the Most Lines.
+ Evocative Illustrations Show What Women Do When No One’s Watching.
+ The Thing About Women’s Voices…
+ The Mother of Modern Witchcraft Was Also a Pro-Choice Spy, so.
+ Prison is Horrifying. For Transgender People, It’s Hell.
+ One Third of Trans Employees Have Left Work Due to Discrimination. Damn.
+ Can Restorative Justice Change the Way Schools Handle Sexual Assault?
+ Social Club at Harvard Rejects Calls to Admit Women, Citing Risk of Sexual Misconduct.
+ Judge Tells Woman to Stop Breast-feeding in a North Carolina Courtroom.
+ House Considers Bill That Stigmatizes Women of Color in Order to Restrict Abortion Access.
+ Parental Support May Help Transgender Children’s Mental Health.
+ The People Who Examine Rape Victims Are Undertrained, New Report Says.
+ Meryl Goldsmith on Fighting a Medical Standard in The Syndrome.
+ Here are some trading cards of SCIENTISTS! Including women scientists! You can buy them! Natural Inquirer’s Scientist Card Series.
+ WOMAN is coming to VICELAND and this is the trailer. Vice really likes all-caps and I support them.
Saw This, Thought of You
+ Farm to Fable: “At Tampa Bay farm-to-table restaurants,
you’re being fed fiction.”
+ Letting Them Die: Parents Refuse Medical Help for Children in the Name of Christ.
+ A Call to Action: Your Fat Friend is Going it Alone.
+ Hey, here’s the fastest way to chill a can of beer, you brilliant beast.
+ How Music Helps Us Grieve.
+ New ‘Time Slice’ Theory Suggests You’re Not as Conscious as You Think You Are.
+ The Secret Rules of the Internet. The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech.
Look, I could’ve passed this link to Carolyn for the LLL, but I’m a greedy monster: Why do Cats Love Bookstores?