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The Atticus We Don’t Want To Know

The literary world rejoiced when news disclosed that reclusive author Harper Lee was soon to release her second book "Go Set A Watchman", after 55 years since the 1960 publication of "To Kill A Moc ...

The Welcome Challenges of Marriage Equality

For some time now, my spouse and I have been bickering over where we should live in our retirement years. ...

Obama Used The N-word Appropriately

When news broke that President Obama used the n-word during the podcast interview “WFT with Marc Maron” about America’s racial history, it caused shock waves. ...

The Transparency of a "Incog-Negro”

In trying to make sense of Rachel Dolezal, the self-identified “black” woman of two white parents, and the thought -provoking queries now raised about transracialsim and transethnicity Boston Glob ...

Watch Fun Home's Sydney Lucas Performing at Tony Awards

The Adorable 11-year-old star of "Fun Home", Sydney Lucas performs live at the Tony's. The song, "Ring of Keys", in which the young Alison Bechdel recognizes her inner butch.   ...

Is Caitlyn Jenner The Rght Poster Girl For Trans Equality?

Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, has once again captured the world’s attention.  And this time not as America’s beloved 1976 Olympic gold medal decathlete or patriarch in the&nb ...

Astraea honoring Boston’s sheroes

The evening of May 12th at the South End’s wildly popular Bohemian hip spot “The Beehive” was a night to remember.  ...

Coming Home, Portraits of the Formerly Incarcerated

Megan Ghiroli's compelling portrait photography is what originally brought her to the attention of Velvetpark. ...

A Shrine For Girls, Installation by Patricia Cronin

New York artist Patricia Cronin, known for her bold social statements and use of traditional media in the form of cast bronze, marble, water color and oils, has a conceptionaly driven installation ...

Marriage Equality hangs in the balance with Supreme Court

With thirty-seven states now legal proponents of marriage equality along with our nation’s capitol LGBTQ Americans and our allies knew it would be just a matter of time before the issue would be ...

Tomboy @ ODETTA

If you don't keep up with the loft parties, new bars, and sky rocketing rents in Bushwick then, you probably aren't keeping up with the gallery scene either. ...

Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hours
New York Times
May 4, 2016

Ellen Pao spent the last few years spotlighting the technology industry’s lack of diversity, in court and beyond. Erica Baker caused a stir at Google when she started a spreadsheet last year ...

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Artist threatened with lawsuits if she sells nude Donald Trump painting | US news
The Guardian
May 4, 2016

Illma Gore’s painting, on display at Maddox Gallery in London now with a £1m pricetag, depicts the Republican presidential candidate with a small penis

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Marisol, Innovative Pop Art Sculptor Written Out of History, Dies at 85
hyperallergic
May 4, 2016

Marisol Escobar, whose penetrating and playful, large-scale wooden sculptures were their own unique blend of Pop and folk art, died on Saturday morning, April 30, at the age of 85, El Universal reported.

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Why People Confuse Allegories with Metaphors
slate.com
May 4, 2016

An entire literary tradition is being forgotten because writers use the term allegory to mean, like, whatever they want...

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George Takei Calmly Dismantles All of Marvel’s Excuses for Its Doctor Strange Casting
vulture.com
May 4, 2016

So let me get this straight. You cast a white actress so you wouldn’t hurt sales … in Asia? This backpedaling is nearly as cringeworthy as the casting. Marvel must think we’re all idiots

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Elizabeth Warren Promises to Save Us from Trump
NYMag
May 4, 2016

Donald Trump has built his campaign on racism, sexism, and xenophobia.

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California High School Bans Lesbian Couple From Being Prom Queens
Teen Vogue
May 2, 2016

Find out why Foothill High School in California won't allow a lesbian couple to be nominated together as prom queens.

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Theater review: OSF's sublime 'Roe' respects all viewpoints
dailytidings.com
May 2, 2016

There was a palpable sense of anticipation in the halls of the Angus Bowmer Theatre this Thursday last, as patrons were forced to enter the performance space en masse and within minutes of the curtain coming up. If not a deliberate move, it was a clever one.

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Police Refuse to Believe Lesbian Is a Woman, Force Her Out Of Bathroom
jezebel
May 2, 2016

An unidentified American woman was forced from a public women’s restroom because she could not convince police that she is female.

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Judge slams gay sex stings by Long Beach police, calling them discriminatory
LA Times
May 2, 2016

A Los Angeles County judge on Friday strongly criticized the Long Beach Police Department's practice of conducting sting operations against gay men cruising for companionship, saying the department’s tactics were tantamount to discrimination.

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Judge slams gay sex stings by Long Beach police, calling them discriminatory
LA Times
May 2, 2016

A Los Angeles County judge on Friday strongly criticized the Long Beach Police Department's practice of conducting sting operations against gay men cruising for companionship, saying the department’s tactics were tantamount to discrimination.

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Children With Gay Dads Are Well-Adjusted, But Same-Sex Families Still Face Stigma: Study
Medical Daily
May 2, 2016

Nearly a third of same-sex parents, specifically gay dads, report feeling stigmatized for their decision to raise children.

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Viewpoint: How has marriage changed life for gay people?
BBC News
May 2, 2016

Gay marriage was legalised in most of the UK in 2013. What effect has it had on gay and lesbian relationships?

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Hollywoods nanny-cheating cliché hits home
Salon.com
April 27, 2016

Salon talks to Lauren Weedman about feminism, sex on camera, and her new book Miss Fortune

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Isn’t This Funnier?’ New Girl Creator Liz Meriwether Recalls the Making of the Prince Episode
vulture.com
April 27, 2016

His voice was … I don’t need to tell you what his voice was like. Soft. Strong. A whisper that sounded like it was booming out over a loudspeaker.

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Click Here to Visit Hell: An Interactive “Garden of Earthly Delights”
The New Yorker
April 14, 2016

Alexandra Schwartz on an online interactive exhibit of Hieronymus Bosch’s most famous painting.

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Teen thrown out of McDonald's after being mistaken as a boy
outinperth.com
April 11, 2016

A 16 year old lesbian has been thrown out of a McDonald's store in the UK after staff demanded that she prove her gender in able to use the bathroom.

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TV shows can’t stop killing off their lesbian characters
New York Post
April 11, 2016

And it’s not that hard because it’s been a real massacre on TV lately.

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Once in the shadows, gay police now out and proud
The Boston Globe
April 11, 2016

The New England Gay Officers Action League has more than 300 members and will celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend.

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