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Jun 26, 2013
Today, you are our heroes. You stared down a bullying legislature that had repeatedly shown it […]
Jun 25, 2013
This weekend in Texas, hundreds of protestors packed into the Texas State House Capitol to protest […]
Apr 3, 2013
UPDATE: VICTORY! Last week, James and other activists in Texas met with their policy makers to […]
Oct 22, 2014
So quite often being a lesbian I hear, “so are you the boy or girl in the relationship?” I have a rather great sense of humor so I laugh and explain that I chose to not live with stereotypical gender roles. My girlfriend and I are the same. We dress the same, talk the same, we just have very similar characteristics. Being characterized by our community of friends as “tomboys” neither of us play a role. I grew up with mainly guys so you could imagine that most of …
Aug 14, 2014
Looking through the endless list of romance films, you’re sure to find a rather broad variety. Rom-com? Duh. Drama? Obviously. Quirky romance? Done, done and done. The list of possible subgenres is far from shocking. On top of that, what’s even less surprising in most of these films is the fact that the two lovebirds are almost always straight.
Sure, there may be a LGBTQ character or couple in the film, but they’re almost always a secondary character, and even more importantly, they are usually present as some sort …
Apr 22, 2014
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Reduce the level of stress
Stress plays a bigger part for …
Mar 11, 2014
A ton of marriage equality news has been breaking so far this year; so much that you may have missed some important stories! So here’s a quick look at seven states that have made important advances.
January 14th- U.S. District Court Judge Terence Kern ruled that the state’s 2004 constitutional ban on marriage equality violates the US Constitution. In his ruling, he cited the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment, which specifies that states must guarantee that all citizens are treated equally under the …
Jul 19, 2013
On the same day that Texas Governor Rick Perry signed a controversial abortion omnibus bill into law, Republican legislators in the state introduced yet another anti-abortion measure, this time looking to ban abortions after 6 weeks. And while it seems very unlikely at this point that the bill will make it through the state’s legislative process by July 31, the end of the current special legislative session in Texas, the timing is still drawing a decent bit of attention.
There’s only one state in the U.S. with an