Posts Tagged ‘activism’

October’s Queer Activism

10/11/2008  |  13 Comments

On October 6th, 1998, Matthew Shepard was tied to a fence in Laramie, Wyoming, beaten, and left for dead -... more

On being a (gender) freak in New York City

10/08/2008  |  3 Comments

I am not noticed much in New York City. My recent trip to Washington State's Olympic Penninsula reminded me of... more

Carrying the torch: Obama ’08

09/25/2008  |  4 Comments

It's hard to admit, but I'm terrified about the upcoming election. I know, many of us are, especially the liberals... more

creating conscious gender

07/18/2008  |  8 Comments

Seems like I kinda stepped in it with this entire intentional gender thing! Lots of comments and emails about that... more

Lesbian stereotypes, reclaiming language, and activism

07/01/2008  |  11 Comments

Yet another case in point: Butch, skinhead, wife-beating, pint drinkers? "Butch, femme, dyke - what kind of lesbian are you? Jeni... more

you like those breasts, eh? wanna keep ‘em?

06/10/2008  |  1 Comment

Cynthia Nixon has sent a message to us gay women: learn the facts & take control of your breast health.... more

further thoughts on privilege & gender

02/22/2008  |  7 Comments

One more thing: To Belle, and to the femmes I've dated and fucked and longingly admired: Thank you. Thank you for swooning... more

passing, privilege, & butch/femme

02/22/2008  |  6 Comments

In response to what Belle wrote about privilege, guilt, and butch/femme: I can't speak (write) for all butches, and I do... more

be a gay Santa!

11/22/2007  |  2 Comments

An acquaintance of mine sent this on to me, she is going to be playing Santa at Sylvia's Place Homeless... more

privilege

11/21/2007  |  No Comments

Link: A particularly articulate rant about Trans Remembrance Day, "since everyone's ga-ga for dead gender deviants this week:" All we have... more