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  • Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine
    Inside Out Film Festival: Review of 'Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine'
    Much of North America, particularly the millennial queer generation, is intimately aware of the story of Matthew Shepard. On October 12, 1998, he was beaten and left for death in Laramie, Wyoming, all because he was gay. And while we know of the...
  • Druntown's Finest
    Inside Out Film Festival: Review of 'Drunktown's Finest'
    One of the beauties of the Inside Out Film Festival is there's such a wide breadth of movies to choose from. It may not be as big of a film festival as others, but its choice rivals that of its competitors. Case in point: "Drunktown's...
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    'North Sea Texas': When you're estranged
    “North Sea Texas” is not so much a coming of age story as it is a story about waiting to reach adulthood. We see Pim (Jelle Florizoone), first as a quiet young boy and then as a quiet teenager in a small Belgian town with an absentee...
  • Understanding LGBTQ Media Representations
    Understanding LGBTQ Media Representations
    "The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings." ~ Ralph Blum If one wants to know and understand how representations of members of the LGBTQ community started to appear in the mass media, and in this...
  • You are so gay
    That's so gay, really, is it?
    What can be said can never be taken back; hopefully forgotten but never, ever replaced.Queer culture is full of quaint little sayings like ‘oh mary please’, ‘fagulous’ and ‘that’s so gay’. Now hearing ...
  • DC Indepdendent Film Festival
    A Cure, Review
    The DC Independent Film Festival runs this coming week from March sixth until the tenth and I have been fortunate to review some of the shorts and films featured. Make sure to stop by to watch the films, or attend the seminars and workshops. And...
  • The Post Nayam Collective
    Post Natyam Collective premieres Subversive Gestures at Highway's
    Interested in lesbian courtesan fantasies; how about gender-bending super heroines, then Subversive Gestures just might be the show for you.Post Natyam Collective members Cynthia Ling Lee and Shyamala Moorty will present an evening of...
  • June is LGBT Pride Month
    June is LGBT Pride Month
    On June 1st 2012 President Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation for LGBT Month 2012.We celebrate LGBT Pride month in June because of the events at occurred in late June in 1969 at the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich village in New York City;...
  • Marriage
    Thirty Days of Inequality - Ten
    Changing the definition of marriageThroughout this battle for marriage equality, we keep hearing the following:“Marriage is a religious institution, created by God for his people.”“You’re destroying what God Called Marriage...
  • Pride Space Needle
    Seattle Pride events start this weekend!
    It’s that time of year again! June is Pride month and lots of events are coming up for the entire community to celebrate here in Seattle. Here is a listing of some of the fun things you might want to check out:Pride Picnic: Put on by Seattle...
  • Review: 'Yes You May' at Fremont Abbey Arts Center
    Review: 'Yes You May' at Fremont Abbey Arts Center
    I had the opportunity to experience the very first performance of the show “Yes You May” by Tumbleme Productions. The event, which took place at Fremont Abbey Arts Center, was also a celebration of the release of two books by a couple...
  • Queer
    Would I date a cisgender boy again?
    It’s almost funny how often people ask me if I would ever date a cis-guy again (yes I’ve dated, and slept, with cisgender men, but not since I was 21). In the last five years, however, I’ve dated multiple trans-men, and I have...
  • TransOhio
    TransOhio launches statewide needs assessment for the Ohio transgender community
    TransOhio has launched a first-of-its-kindneedsassessmentfor the OhioTransgendercommunity. Theneedsassessmentwill serve as a snapshot ofthe OhioTransgendercommunity, including those individuals who wereborn in Ohio, but now reside elsewhere...
  • Drag Show
    Towson University hosts bi-annual drag show Oct. 27
    Towson University’s Queer Student Union (QSU) hosts its bi-annual drag show on Wednesday Oct. 27 from 8-11pm in the Chesapeake Rooms.The queens and kings hit the stage at 8pm but doors open at 7pm for free seating to start. Arrive early-...
  • Find some kinky fun this week!
    Monday Listings: a kinktastic week in Boston
    The weather keeps heating up, and so does the scene here in Boston. This week things are back in full swing after the holiday, and there are tons of things to do - especially if you're kinky. Check it out. *** On Monday from 7:00pm-9:00pm at...