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Lgbtq

  1. book excerpt
    ‘You Must Play Basketball’He wants to see my moves. My Black athleticism will turn him on. But my body is a marionette with tangled and impossibly knotted strings.
  2. the bigger picture
    Envisioning Hidden HistoriesAvion Pearce’s photographs imagine a Black lesbian love story for the ages.
  3. introductions
    This Is the Music I Needed As a Queer TeenTalking to girl in red about her song “Serotonin,” vulnerability, and Taylor Swift.
  4. meet the new
    Two Longtime Friends Making Revolutionary UnderwearUrbody was created with trans and nonbinary people in mind.
  5. how i get it done
    How Brandi Carlile Gets It DoneThe Grammy-winning singer-songwriter on touring with an infant, being a Gemini, and her aluminum fishing boat.
  6. introductions
    Meet the Young Queer Director Behind Shiva BabyEmma Seligman’s “classic sex comedy” has turned her into one of Hollywood’s most promising young talents.
  7. nightlife
    How Will We Remember Gay Bars?Jeremy Atherton Lin’s new book maps the loss of queer nightlife.
  8. culture
    Filmmaker Isabel Sandoval Celebrates Transfeminine SplendorHer latest film, Lingua Franca, tells a story of trans identity with sensuality and nuance.
  9. the bigger picture
    Gender Dysphoria / Gender EuphoriaPortraits by — and for — the trans and nonbinary community.
  10. the cut podcast
    We’re All Failing at Being WomenDiscussing the impossible performance of womanhood with author Torrey Peters, on this week’s episode of The Cut.
  11. ¡hola papi!
    ‘I Slept With a Woman. Am I Still Gay?’Don’t be afraid you’re committing identity fraud just because you’re not sure which word to use yet.
  12. second acts
    Jenna Lyons on Coming Out (and Being Outed) After 40“I was tumbling into love with a woman and I didn’t have any guideposts.”
  13. politics
    The House Has Passed the Equality ActThe bill, which has Biden’s support, prohibits discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.
  14. hell yeah
    JoJo Siwa Is ‘the Happiest She’s Ever Been’ Since Coming Out“I’ve been happy in this land for a minute now, and now that I get to share that with the world, it just, it’s awesome!”
  15. cut covers
    Sarah McBride’s NeighborhoodThe new Delaware state senator is making history in her hometown.
  16. profile
    Adonis Finds His VoiceThe model, singer and co-parent (with Slick Woods) on tokenism in fashion and being sexually fluid.
  17. on the rise
    The Designer Who’s Always Blurring the LinesKeith Lafuente blends art and fashion, drag and anime.
  18. fond farewell
    Radio Disney Helped Me Find My PeopleIt wasn’t just an AM station; it was a respite for marginalized weirdos and LGBTQ loners like me.
  19. celebrity
    Juno Star Elliot Page Shares That He Is Trans“I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self.”
  20. lgbtq
    Laverne Cox Says She Was Target of Transphobic AttackThe actress said she was on a socially distanced walk when a man got into a physical altercation with her friend.
  21. trans rights
    What Really Happened to Layleen Polanco?Polanco died in solitary confinement at Rikers last year. Now her family has reached a $5.9 million settlement with the city.
  22. q&a
    What If We Stopped Listening to Beauty Influencers?Shea Couleé and Teddy Quinlivan are the faces of a democratic new beauty app.
  23. art
    A New $10,000 Grant For Black Trans Women ArtistsJustice means not just fighting discrimination but facilitating success.
  24. power
    HUD Proposal Cuts Protections for Unhoused Trans PeopleIt would allow federally funded, same-sex homeless shelters to make admission determinations based on biological sex.
  25. power
    15,000 People Marched in Brooklyn for Black Trans Lives“This is what community looks like.”
  26. pride
    Portraits by Queer Artists of Color to Nourish Your SoulBuy a print for a good cause.
  27. pride
    Ways You Can Support the Black LGBTQ+ CommunityFor Pride Month and beyond.
  28. movies
    The Half of It Is an Absolutely Perfect High School Rom-comDo yourself a favor and watch it.
  29. coronavirus
    An Oral History of a Socially Distanced WeddingThe ceremony lasted three minutes and was officiated by a friend leaning out of a fourth-floor window.
  30. recommendations
    Drag Shows Are a Happy DistractionWhere to livestream entertainment from all the best queens.
  31. jameela jamil
    Unpacking the Latest Jameela Jamil ControversyShe’s facing criticism after it was announced that she’d be hosting and MC-ing a voguing competition show.
  32. party lines
    Kristin Chenoweth Knows Her Job Isn’t Preaching to the ChoirThe actress won an award for allyship at last night’s Human Rights Campaign gala.
  33. recommendations
    The Creator of Work in Progress Just Wants to Pee in PeaceAbby McEnany’s lovely, new semi-autobiographical show deals frankly with depression, family (chosen and origin), and gender nonconformity.
  34. let them eat cake!
    A Christian School Allegedly Expelled a Student Over Her Rainbow Birthday CakeKimberly Alford says her 15-year-old daughter was “dismissed” over a photo of her blowing out candles on her rainbow birthday cake.
  35. celesbians
    Oh No, Did Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson Break Up?A suspicious, since-deleted tweet from Delevingne sent queer women into a panic.
  36. the l word
    The L Word Still Feels Like Coming HomeI’m too happy this show is back to be truly objective about it.
  37. i’ve never recovered from this
    My Sexuality Was ChrismukkahThe O.C. episode that taught me everything and nothing about dating men.
  38. beauty
    Pose’s MJ Rodriguez Lands Her First Big Beauty ContractThe actress is the first trans, Latinx woman to get a contract with Olay.
  39. power
    Julian Castro Escorts LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Across Mexico-U.S. BorderBut hours after the group was told their cases were reviewed, they were returned to Mexico.
  40. crime
    An 18th Trans Person Has Been Killed This YearThe body of Bee Love Slater, a 23-year-old black trans woman, was found “burned beyond recognition” in her car.
  41. lil nas x
    Straight Man Bravely Pretends Being Gay Doesn’t MatterKevin Hart’s comments regarding Lil Nas X’s decision to come out came off as dismissive and silencing.
  42. lgbtq
    Victoria’s Secret Has Hired an Openly Trans Model for the First TimeValentina Sampaio will reportedly appear in a campaign for the company, months after an executive made insensitive remarks about trans models.
  43. the l word
    What’s Changed (and What Hasn’t) Since The L WordAn interview with series creator Ilene Chaiken.
  44. pride month
    It Looks Like Boston’s Straight Pride Is Actually HappeningThe event’s organizers have cleared their first logistical hurdle.
  45. from the archives
    How New York Has Covered LGBT Life in the Years Since StonewallIn 1969, we missed the rebellion. But in the five decades since, we’ve covered the changing community.
  46. parties!
    The Designer Who’s Been Celebrating Pride for Over 25 YearsKenneth Cole threw a Pride party with the cast of The Prom.
  47. pride
    50 Years of PrideCoach celebrates New York’s queer history.
  48. how i get it done
    LGBT Center Director Glennda Testone Loves Her Two-Hour Commute“Now with the baby, it’s my time to re-charge and catch up.”
  49. meet the new
    This Is What a Radically Queer Runway Show Looks LikeDesigner Willie Norris is outspoken about his gay agenda.
  50. pride month
    26 Glittery, Rainbowy Things to Buy During Pride MonthWith proceeds going to organizations that support LGBTQ rights.
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