I am most aligned with the people who force the world to be accountable for its stigma, bias, and hate. There is nothing that captures the spirit of Pride better than that.
“How do we access joy, I wondered, if we aren’t consistently dreaming about it and making portals for its existence in our lives?”
“What we have here is a perfect marriage between law enforcement and one of the world’s biggest companies creating conditions for a society that few people want to be a part of,”
Southern Fried Queer Pride is a safe haven for Black and Brown LGBTQ+ folks — and they’re just getting started.
“I believe I was called by God. My insecurity screamed so loud that I couldn’t hear it.”
Essence could have chosen to critically engage Kamala Harris’ campaign as way to actually support and serve black women.
Her friend, Ashanti Carmon, was murdered nearly three months ago in the same area.
When reporting on the Midwest, media outlets often forget about communities subject to state violence and suppression.
50 Radical Ideas: Let’s rethink the institutions and laws that shape our world.
Here’s what happened when trans and queer folk cast the first stone and gave birth to a movement.