LGBTQ

"To be clear, no matter how hard this administration continues to try, we will not be erased."

For the first time in known U.S. history, the 2018 midterms are seeing the most LGBTQ+ candidates on ballots across the nation. Over 400 non-incumbent candidates ran for office at all levels of government in 2018, and at least 244 were still in the running post-primaries. Many are saying that this could cause what is […]

"Bisexuality was never visible to me, I was barely ever told that it existed."

The stigma that is placed on the LGBTQ+ community has shifted throughout the years. While homophobia and transphobia still exist and run rampantly throughout our global society, there is more of a gracious tolerance, partly due to mainstream visibility. However, there is a very specific piece of this community that is still largely ignored. Due […]

While over the years society has come a long way in becoming more accepting of the LGBTQ+ community, there are still many misunderstandings that can occur. This can be blamed on a ton of things, whether it’s lack of academic and medical research or few existing policies that protect and serve this community. However, the […]

In this day and age, we need to be grateful for the smaller blessings. One of those small blessings? More diverse superheroes in media. At Comic-Con on Saturday, the cast and crew of CW‘s hit show Supergirl had a groundbreaking announcement — they’re welcoming the first transgender superhero to television. Trans activist and actress Nicole Maines […]

If we ever had a reason to kiki over some amazing news, FX just gave it to us: the network has ordered a second season of their historic drama series, Pose. Co-created by Ryan Murphy, Pose is a dance show that explores life in New York City’s 1980s ball culture world. It’s the first show […]