Category: Community Issues

Methodologies, mentalities, and madness

Gender Justice or Just Us?Gender Justice or Just Us?

This weekend was The International Drag King Community Extravaganza (IDKE). This was IDKE’s 12th year, hosted by Baltimore’s Gender Justice Coalition – a group of amazing activists, performers, and community

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer Performance & Drag Social Gender Trans/GenderQueer

Tools of Our Own DemiseTools of Our Own Demise

My community continues to throw me curve balls. Recently I was given an account of a rather discouraging discourse that took place on stage at a local show. The emcee,

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer Queer & Sexuality Social Gender Trans/GenderQueer

Politics of LovePolitics of Love

This past weekend friend and I drove up to Massachusetts for the wedding of two friends, a lesbian wedding in a castle to be exact. At the wedding I was

Activism & Politics Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer Warm Fuzzies

The Fucked-Over FemmeThe Fucked-Over Femme

This past weekend was Femme 2010, the biannual Femme Conference put on by the fantastic Femme Collective. The Femme “community” is like any other where it is in actuality many

Ablity, Ableism, & Health Community Issues Femme Midwest GenderQueer Social Gender Trans/GenderQueer