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Don't Call Me That

I don’t like it, when a woman calls me this.

It belittles both of us.

Not a term of endearment at all.

You could call me your ‘friend’ or ‘buddy’. 333 more words


Authentically Queer

Last year the Westpac Rainbow survey showed that Marriage equality had done little to positively change the lot of LGBTIQ (Queer) in the workplace. Well that depends who you talk to of course.   304 more words

Tales from the Teen Space: Happiest Lezbrarian Ever

(a teen girl looks cautiously around, browsing the books and keeping to herself. Then she spots something on the wall, smiles and walks over to the teen librarian) 107 more words


Marriage Equality in Korea: Shot in the Foot?

Free hugs were given out in front of the Hyundai Department Store at Sinchon during the 2014 Korea Queer Culture Festival.

LGBT activists Kim-Jho Gwang-soo and Kim Seung-hwan… 619 more words


Dr. Lonnie Bunch on LGBTQ engagement

“I am subversive the best I can.” Lonnie Bunch, director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, discusses the place of sexuality and LGBTQ people in museums, the tensions of leading a national and community museum, and why the African American story is a global one. 3,493 more words

OUT in the Teen Space; See Also: Overthinking

Yesterday a bright, smiling, young teen (let’s call her M) came into the Teen Room for the first time. She was super excited about the space and the programs we offer, but was especially jazzed about the Gryffindor sweatshirt I was wearing, thus proving her excellent taste in life. 1,130 more words


Q, B, and Me

Hello there, world. It’s been a long time since I’ve written. Or, perhaps, depending on how you look at it, I’ve never written at all. I had another of these… 1,731 more words