Also.Also.Also: Lesbian Activist and Survivor Ana Maria Archila Compels Jeff Flake, Noted Piece of Feral Shit, To Listen

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Queer as in F*ck You

Ana Maria Archila On Confronting Jeff Flake.

Janelle Monáe Delivers a Strong Message of Support to Survivors of Sexual Violence.

Julien Baker on Faith, Fear and the Pursuit of Happiness.

Anti-LGBT Adoption Measure Defeated in U.S. House.

Romania’s Top Court Decides Same-Sex Couples Should Have Equal Rights.

Trump Critic Wanda Sykes Says, ‘What Do You Expect? I’m a Black Lesbian,’ After People Walk Out of New Jersey Show.

The Power of the Queer Dollar.

Lady Bunny Is Still the Shadiest Queen Around.

Saw This, Thought of You

I Made Bad Decisions Today. That’s Because I’m Tired and Sad. This just helped me feel a little better last week.

The Female Face of Men’s Misogyny.

How Feminist Bookstores Changed History.

‘March For Black Women’ Brings Out Hundreds Of Activists To Remind The World That Black Women Matter.

Facebook Security Breach Exposes Accounts of 50 Million Users.

How to Discover Your City’s Star Sign.

Migrant Children Moved Under Cover of Darkness to a Texas Tent City.

Sleep Deprivation Is an ‘Unrecognized Problem’ for Homeless People.

Willie Nelson Rallies for Beto O’Rourke With Outlaw Classics, New Political Anthem.

The Science Behind Those Painful Wine Headaches.

Some of the Best Data on Human Behavior Is Privately Held by Social Media Companies.

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  1. Laneia i want to acknowledge and thank you for all the emotional labour you do for us curating this.

    I’m so glad you’re paid for it. I promise as soon as I’m sure I won’t be overdraft by the end of the month I’ll get back on the a+ plan ❤️❤️❤️

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