Yewande-Theresa LewisJune marks the start of Pride Month. Everywhere you look you see corporations slapping rainbow flags on merchandise, vague tee-shirts with hearts stating “love is love” and a feeling of solidarity...Continue reading
Davyn MatteWe always celebrate, or should, a woman when she chooses to re-enter the workforce after hiatus. But Karen Pence is receiving the opposite reaction after returning to teach art at a Christian School t...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarIn the past few years we've seen reproductive rights be questioned and the threat to repeal Roe v. Wade has never been more present. However, New York is on the verge of a huge win for reproductive ju...Continue reading
Jen GargFor the first time in history, a woman gave birth with a transplanted uterus from a deceased donor. There have been 11 babies born to a woman with a transplanted but those were all from live donors. T...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarThere is a huge gap between the way activists are perceived and the ideals behind our work. I've heard my father tell me time and time again that I am "too negative." Or, "constantly fighting" over po...Continue reading
Jen GargThere has been a fairly recent eruption of amazing feminist accounts and sites that advocate for equality and girl power. It’s fantastic to see so many empowered women fighting for other women, touc...Continue reading
Davyn MatteAbout two weeks ago, Metiza was accused by a reader of writing a story for the purpose of pink washing. Up until this point, I had no idea what that term even meant. After a deep dive in the black hol...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondGetting dressed in the morning can be a struggle for the best of us. Having a non-traditional gender, however, tends to complicate things. Most fashion icons -- not to mention the brands themselves --...Continue reading
Bobbie ArmstrongThe CW has confirmed that a live-action Batwoman series is in the works, with DCU mega-producer Greg Berlanti heading the project. The character of Batwoman will be introduced to the Arrowverse via th...Continue reading
Bobbie ArmstrongDuring his campaign, and even after the election, there was at least some validity to the idea that 45 had unearthed all the underlying problems in this country that before, the nation seemed unwillin...Continue reading
Bobbie ArmstrongJune has become a month-long LGBTQ celebration, with parades, events, and activism taking place all over the country. But there wasn’t always a month dedicated to LGBTQ pride.
On June 28th, 1969...Continue reading
Mariel CarikerHappy Pride month! It's important to support queer artist year round, but there's no better time to listen to LGBTQ+ musicians than during June. This playlist is perfect for celebrating pride with fri...Continue reading
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