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Asexuality in the Media and the LGBTQ Community

The following is a guest post from Cassandra Galluppi, my queerplatonic partner. Many thanks to her for doing my job for me! I am openly asexual. What that means to me is that I...

I Was Abused, And It Took Me Years To Figure It Out

“There’a a phrase, “the elephant in the living room”, which purports to describe what it’s like to live with a drug addict, an alcoholic, an abuser. People outside such...

An Open Letter to Queer and Trans Youth

Yes, the world's a scary place right now. I'm committing to do my part to protect you....

No Cause is Worth Sacrificing Your Well Being

Your activism is important. Your well being is too....

5 Things Trans Allies Say That Mean Well But Miss The Point

Cisgender allies of trans people usually have our best interests in mind, but despite their good intentions, they sometimes say things that are incorrect or betray a hidden...

My Online Friends ARE My Real Friends

Social media can be a lifesaver for those who can't be out in their immediate circles...

Pass It Up: Why Trans People and Allies Should Abandon The Language of Passing

Can we PLEASE stop judging trans people by their ability to "look cisgender?"...

An Exhaustive Ally’s Guide to the Bathroom Debate: Part 1

Want to be better equipped for the next time you argue with a bigot? Here's a place to start....