We hadn’t planned anything beyond our original goal, but your belief in us has taught us a new kind of hope. Today, we’re introducing a fundraising stretch goal of $25,000 intended to help bring our senior staff salaries to a more manageable place.
For the past five-ish years, I have worked in the hellish, uncertain landscape known as the media industry. I have written for well over a dozen publications. None have made me feel more valued for my work than Autostraddle.
We’ve spent years — our whole lives, sometimes, it seems like — talking about what our community could look like if we weren’t spending all our time and energy on just staying alive, a feeling that queer and trans people know all too well. With your help, we’re excited to find out what thriving looks like.
This Sunday, New Yorkers can party and win prizes to support LezCab’s new season of amazing queer theater.
Sara Medd is a woman on a mission. That mission is to help you find all of the androgynous and otherwise gender-neutral garb you’ve been looking for all your life.
Vanity Fair’s Hollywood issue is getting better and Russia’s only getting worse.
Feminist, gamers, and Bound 2 parody fans had a lot to rejoice about this week.
From prom to the Mormon Church, folks got a lotta ‘splainin to do.
Inside: more event invites than you can handle, a lot of worthy causes, a historical case of The Unicorn, and the delicious taste of Republicanism slowly, slowly dying.
The weed fairy’s coming, Colorado’s in the doghouse, and there’s a straight chick making a living as a male model. Or something like that. I was too busy licking the lesbianism off of my Samoas, actually.
I’ve got fifteen new Drake songs stuck in my head, the best puppy vine of all time on my hands, and Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, and some random football couple waiting in the wings with a lot to say.
Here’s the stories we missed while I won big at the Elvis slot machines in Vegas.
Time to Werk Those Pecs!
A different kind of camp, a book you’ll want to pre-order, a victory for trans* people in the workplace, and LESBIANS.
I just wanted to U-Haul, y’know? Whatever. I’m gonna go put on a dress and catch a WNBA game.
Everything was going great until Russell Brand showed up.
The SCOTUS keeps us waiting, the man keeps us down, and nobody knows what the fuck is going on with Barack Obama these days.
Familia es Familia, unless you’re in the Salvation Army. Or Louisiana.
This not-so-dating app helps you find your community and maybe even a girlfriend.
From Exxon to sexism, we’ve got a lot of people to put in the doghouse. Let’s slam it out.