Fiona Apple singin’ some songs, Halloween costumes for kids in wheelchairs, including black women in the fat acceptance movement, teachers of color, why Ikea makes you want to die, I’m disappointed in this one Kickstarter, television’s teen sluts, and so much more!
Openly gay writers/directors Lisa Cholodenko and Jane Anderson took home trophies. Jane Lynch snagged another win. And Transparent pulled down three Emmys, too!
Bodies, Barbies, “prostitutes,” Jasika Nicole’s home is so perfect, Ryan Adams, American Horror Story rejects, the Indian queer movement, frexting, get drunk at Taco Bell, and so much more! Really, much more.
Ahmed Mohamed thanks his supporters, the killer of trans woman Janette Tovar is only getting probation, new studies galore, and much more news.
Cookie is (maybe) going to be queer on Empire, Mulan will return to Once Upon a Time, women are still underrepresented on television, and Caitlyn Jenner clarifies her position on marriage equality.
Kim Davis goes back to work, San Francisco jails take steps to house trans women in correct facilities, April Gross is the second woman to score in a college football game, and more news.
Recess as a lifestyle goal, Ava DuVernay as an everything goal, trans homecoming queen, claws, “fuck,” Pippi Longstocking’s pancakes, and so much more!
Giant friendship pins, dreaming kittens, perfect hummus, beetles, in-home date nights, boxed wine scandals, cat jenga, remembering 9/11, Roxane Gay, a genius 12 year old, Laura Jane Grace, women shaping dance music, Brittani Nichols is cool, Tami Taylor’s hair and so much more!
Mike Huckabee is running on a Kim Davis platform, Baltimore offers a settlement to Freddie Gray’s family, James Blake is tackled by NYPD officers and more.
A lesbian mom loses her lawsuit against a sperm bank, a new study finds a lot of Catholics are ok with gay parents, a Mexican trans woman receives asylum and more news stories.
Michelle Tea, queer forces to be reckoned with, suits for girls, pandas, women in trades, the equality myth, a life-saving moving company, Thunderbitch, Airbnb for refugees, a personal story of falling on a public sidewalk, and so much more!
Are you ready for some football??! See, it’s funny because tomorrow is the start of college football but nothing in this AAA is actually about college football! Isn’t that funny? Get in here!
The Black Lives Matter movement also repudiated the Democratic National Committee’s endorsement, a Maryland judge refuses to drop charges against the six officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray, a professor received a grant to study health in bisexual women and more news stories.
A history of a lesbian-only “intentional community” in Arkansas, students at a Missouri high school protested a trans teen for using the girls’ bathrooms, Mansur Ball-Bey’s autopsy contradicts police testimony and more news.
“Non-tailored religious exemptions in general open a can of worms that raises serious concerns for not only LGBT folks but for women, for healthcare,” said report author Heron Greenesmith.
Sandcastles, fall drives, pop culture colliding with real life violence, robots, more Katrina pieces, Lisa Frank, rape culture left and right, agender fashion and so much more!
Some tip-of-the-iceberg New Orleans/Katrina pieces, Brandi Carlile at Newport Folk, national parks, what even is anything, drunk shopping at Target, hamster on a skateboard, what the drought is doing to native tribes, embalming, sexism in the music industry, Kristin Russo interviews Meredith Graves, infertility treatment disparities, and so much more!
Kids in New South Wales won’t see Gayby Baby at school for Wear It Purple Day, Donald Trump kicks Jorge Ramos out of his press conference, women vote in Saudi Arabia, Walmart no longer selling assault weapons, and more.
Ferguson activists launch a new campaign with policy solutions to end police violence, a NYT’s op-ed gets trans issues all wrong, a #BlackTransLivesMatter conversation happening on Twitter today and more news stories!
Baby flipping out over a cat, the history of lesbian bars, an Arabelle Sicardi essay, topless rights, Bikini Kill, Amy Winehouse, Campaign Zero, parks in the midwest, and so much more!