Hot damn, you made it to Friday! Drink lots of water today. You haven’t been drinking enough water and now’s a good time to turn that all around.
Queer as in F*ck You
+ California Leads the Way Teaching LGBT History to Schoolchildren.
+ Palm Springs Elects an All-LGBTQ City Council.
+ Oklahoma Replaces Anti-LGBTQ State Senator With Married Lesbian.
+ Hole’s Lesbian Drummer on Drug Addiction, Courtney Love and Punk Rock.
+ Photos of Queer Life on a Sprawling Native American Reservation.
+ China Urged to Stop Using Electroshock Therapy to ‘Convert’ LGBTQ People.
+ Rosie O’Donnell Claims She Knew Whitney Houston Was a Lesbian.
+ Kansas City Teen Is Trans, Black and Muslim — For Her, ‘America Is a Dangerous Place’.
+ Highlights Adds LGBTQ Families.
+ Lesbian Woman Brutally Assaulted in Los Angeles Hate Crime.
+ Jenny Durken Elected as First Lesbian Mayor of Seattle.
+ Coming Out in Religion: Queer Actress-Writer Fawzia Mirza on Embracing ‘Muslimness’.
+ 195 Lewis Is Black Lesbian Perfection.
+ Too Queer, Too Poor, Too Young: An Excerpt From Nina Packebush’s Girls Like Me.
+ Why My Queer Heart Wept Through Stranger Things 2.
+ ‘Allah Doesn’t Care If You’re Transgender’: The Indonesian School Fighting a Backlash.
+ A Transgender Woman Is Suing Massachusetts for the Right to Be in an All-Female Prison.
Welcome to the Hellmouth
+ The Campaign to Impeach President Trump: A User’s Guide.
+ Don’t Let Female Creators Be Collateral Damage When Male Abusers Go Down.
+ When Does a Watershed Become a Sex Panic?
+ The Tech Industry’s Gender Discrimination Problem.
+ How I Was Treated After My Suicide Attempt.
+ The Life and Death of Radical Sisterhood: “Fifty years ago, a group of women convened in New York with one clear goal: Dismantle the patriarchy. Their struggle feels all too contemporary.”
+ Mara Wilson: A 13-Year-Old Girl Is Not “All Grown Up”.
+ Let This Flood of Women’s Stories Never Cease by Rebecca Solnit.
+ Report: Jeffrey Tambor May Be Written Out of Transparent‘s Next Season.
+ Inside Godless, the Gritty Netflix Western About a Town with No Men.
+ Becoming a Woman.
+ ‘Unsafe and Just Plain Dirty’: Women Accuse Vice of ‘Toxic’ Sexual-Harassment Culture.
+ What Flannery O’Connor’s College Journal Reveals.
+ Worker Abuse Is Rampant and Sexual Harassment Is Just the Start.
+ Salt Lake City Jogger Stabs Man Who Groped Her During Morning Run. “Then she chased him down the street.”
+ The Uncounted: U.S. Airstrikes and Civilian Casualties in Iraq.
+ What Happens If China Makes First Contact.
+ Texas Sheriff Looks for Driver with Profane Anti-Trump Window Sticker, Finds Controversy Instead.
Saw This, Thought of You
+ Tracing the Development of the Doppelgänger.
+ I saw a thing titled “Forensic Files Is Extremely My Shit” but didn’t even read it because Rachel Kincaid didn’t write it.
Once-Banned Kinder Eggs Are Finally Coming to the U.S.!!