Also.Also.Also: Lesbian Jesus Hayley Kiyoko, Queer Parenting in Appalachia, and Other Stories You Can’t Miss

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Direct Action

Save the Last Abortion Clinic in South Dakota.

Queer as in F*ck You

Man Allegedly Behind Rape, Murder And Burning Of Lesbian Couple ‘Was Their Good friend’.

Breaking Queer Pop’s Last Big Taboo: Same-Sex Pronouns.

Queer Parenting and Being a Baba in Appalachia.

Violent Deaths Of LGBT People In Brazil Hit All-Time High.

Hayley Kiyoko Is Your “Lesbian Jesus” And She’s Here To Save Pop Music.

How Queer US Soldiers Found A Place To Express Themselves In World War II.

LGBT in Britain: The Trans Report.

Welcome to the Hellmouth

Trump Promised To Be LGBTQ-friendly. His First Year In Office Proved It Was A Giant Con. Wheeeeeeee!

Twitter to Warn 677,000 Users They Were Duped By Russian Propaganda. Should be fun.

Doll Parts

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects On The #MeToo Movement: ‘It’s About Time’, also loves Kate McKinnon’s impression of her.

Women of Color More Likely to Give Birth in Hospitals Where Catholic Beliefs Hinder Care.

Naomi Parker Fraley, the Real Rosie the Riveter, Dies at 96.

What Women’s March Co-Chairs Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez, & Linda Sarsour Are Doing Next.

#MeToo & The Fight For Black, Brown & Working-Class Women.

Saw This, Thought of You

Inside Amazon Go, a Store of the Future.

What if a Healthier Facebook Is Just … Instagram?

Vermont Legalizes Recreational Marijuana.

The Resistance Is Full of Prudes.

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  1. go hayley!i think its about time an out lesbian popsinger expresses her queer identity through lyrics and musicvideos. enough of the subtext. I adore her but here in germany she wont get played in radio or music tv stations at all. so I founded a germany hayley kiyoko site today spontantiously.
    please german,austrian, swizz autostraddle readers join the group and maybe even help marketing her in germany by contact your local radiostations ,mail+tweet VIVA,MTV,NICK to play her songs. of course you are welcome if youre not german, swizz or austrian, everybody is welcome to join to. but i try to make her known esp in my countrythat why the adressing to them. im so sick of the heteronormative lyrics and images on radio and TV.

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