Category: Activism & Politics

Activist issues and projects, political topics

Midwest RealityMidwest Reality

The open house was packed. I fought my anxious impulse to disappear, reminding myself that now it wasn’t just my responsibility to be a visible, social-activist butterfly… it was my

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer

Ohio “Gay” PrideOhio “Gay” Pride

Pride season has come, and gone. All queers going busily berserk for 30 days altogether: Always interesting. I gave a speech for Cincinnati’s pride, skillfully skipping the middle chunk of

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer Queer & Sexuality

Death FetishDeath Fetish

How much does fear and sadness motivate? Does it motivate at all? I mentor my old high-school’s Gay-Straight Alliance, and the last big project was Day of Silence. I listened

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer

GIE Policy came through!GIE Policy came through!

It happened! The University of Cincinnati has officially included Gender Identity and Expression in it’s Non-Discrimination Policy. Now anyone who’s transgender, genderqueer, gender-variant, or queer is now protected from discrimination

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