Latest in: LGBTQ+

  • “We Won’t Be Erased”: Rally Spotlights Trans Visibility in Minneapolis

    October 28, 2018
    Minneapolis, MN – In the wake of government plans to revoke Title IX protections and a new Department of Justice statement allowing for discrimination against transgender people, community advocates, allies, and trans people alike are organizing rallies across the United States. In Minneapolis, on Sunday,…...
  • Queercon Brings Together LGBTQ InfoSec Community at DEFCON

    August 21, 2018
    Las Vegas, NV – Over the past 15 years, Queercon has grown from a social group to a complete con-within-a-con at the yearly DEFCON hacking conference. Queercon has grown into the largest social network of LGBTQ hackers from around the world, and offers a space…...
  • Minneapolis Residents March Against Rape Culture and Fraternities

    September 11, 2017
    Minneapolis, MN – On the evening of September 7, 2017, dozens gathered on the University of Minnesota (UMN) Minneapolis campus and marched in an open show of resistance against rape and fraternity culture during the fraternities’ prime recruitment week. Individuals had been invited to gather…...
  • Millions Join Women’s Marches Worldwide, Empowering Some Femme Voices while Diminishing Others

    January 24, 2017
    On January 21st, 2017, there were nearly five hundred Women’s Marches in the United States and two hundred internationally. Attendance at the largest marches, located in Washington, D.C., Chicago, NYC, Boston, Denver, and Los Angeles, were estimated to number between 100,000-750,000 each. According to the…...
  • Wild Roots Camp Explores Off-Grid Alternatives

    April 12, 2016
    Each Summer Solstice, a group known as Wild Roots Feral Futures sets up camp in the wilderness for over a week. The location of camp is different every year, but is placed somewhere near the Southwest area of Colorado. This year, 2016, will be their…...
  • Trans Woman Denied Access to VA Hospitals

    September 15, 2015
    Lucrecia Luciana Belmont served in the US Army for a little over five years from 2003-2008. It was before she was discharged that she began exploring her gender in 2007. She started experimenting off-duty with wearing women’s clothing. “Nobody knew, but I was more comfortable…...
  • Whitewashing of Stonewall history in new movie #NotMyStonewall – Deprogram Ep 15

    August 13, 2015
    New movie coming out end of September about the Stonewall riots in NYC 1969 The “Stonewall” trailer (tagline: “Where pride began”) focuses on a fictional blond man from Kansas, played by the English actor Jeremy Irvine, who moves to New York City and discovers the…...