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#FreedomSummer15

Over the past several weeks and continuing throughout the summer, community organizers and the organization Operation Help or Hush have been working on regular events in several cities across the United States that… Continue reading

A note to all the queers out there.

To all those confident in their identity, To everyone still questioning, To everyone forced to be in the closet, To those living in abusive homes, To the lgbtq+ community, I love you I… Continue reading

Resources for Trans Individuals.

So I wanted to compile a short list of resources for trans individuals about housing and clothing resources, different master posts with resources, and stories from trans people themselves. And I really wanted… Continue reading

How to Be an Adult – part one.

Okay so I’ve actually wanted to write about how to be an adult and do adult things for a while. Mostly because the US education system generally isn’t built for preparing people to… Continue reading

Work, Labor, and Corporate Greed.

Major corporations are incredibly greedy bastards and capitalism is no friend to low wage workers (or really to any worker). The New York Times has an article highlighting the experiences of Jannette Navarro, a… Continue reading

Quote.

We see the abolition of policing, prisons, jails, and detention not strictly as a narrow answer to ‘imprisonment’ and the abuses that occur within prisons, but also as a challenge to the rule… Continue reading

Depression.

The thing about my depression is that sometimes, I just get really upset and spend a good chunk of time sobbing for literally no reason. Sometimes it’s because the dog I’m caring for… Continue reading

#WhoIsBurningBlackChurches

Stop the passive language. Fires aren’t “breaking out” at Black churches. Black churches are being set on fire. #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches — Charles Wade (@akacharleswade) July 1, 2015 #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches?!?? (thanks again to @UnitedBlackout for whipping… Continue reading

#TransIsBeautiful and #GirlsLikeUs

Hashtags like #TransIsBeautiful and #GirlsLikeUs make me so happy because as a society, we’ve (unfortunately and as a whole) gotten really good at demeaning, being violent towards, and erasing the trans community. Seeing… Continue reading

Doing More and Community Resources.

Here’s a very incomplete list of organizations to support not only during the last few days of Pride month but year round as well. Many focus on housing, provide resources, are drop in… Continue reading