Social Justice
  • Racism: The Divide is Black and White.

    [caption id="attachment_3495" align="alignnone" width="800"] A Black Lives Matter demonstrator (Shuttershock)[/caption] On Monday, Pew released the results of a survey showing…

    From: Affinity

  • 26.

    [caption id="attachment_3479" align="alignnone" width="600"] Theodore Roosevelt. Whitehouse.gov.[/caption] When Theodore Roosevelt took office in 1901, he already had a long legacy…

    From: Affinity

  • The Fight for Mahto Paha.

    [caption id="attachment_3476" align="alignnone" width="570"] Courtesy aimag.comThe new Full Throttle Saloon’s plans call for construction of 400 cabins and RV hookups…

    From: Affinity

  • If you think Brexit wasn’t about xenophobia, check these out

    Someone has been collecting all the tweets describing the hate speech British PoCs have received in the past 24 hours,…

    From: Against the Grain

  • GAG

    Sunday’s NYC Pride parade will include an important new contingent of marchers. Hundreds of people will march in a group called…

    From: Affinity

  • Sunday Facepalm

    [caption id="attachment_3429" align="alignnone" width="575"] Ku Klux Klan in Mississippi.[/caption] Well, the KKK is back at it with their little flier…

    From: Affinity

  • I wonder if I’ll ever get to fly again

    Transphobia among airliners and the corresponding security staff is nothing new, with the TSA's storied history of abusing trans passengers just…

    From: Against the Grain

  • The Biskeptical Podcast #4: Why Pride Month Matters

    Today’s episode comes in the aftermath of the shooting in Orlando. Plenty has been said about it already, but being…

    From: Bi Any Means

  • Remember the Removal, 2016.

    [caption id="attachment_3397" align="alignnone" width="600"] Courtesy Cherokee NationRemember the Removal Bike Ride Elder Ambassador and Cherokee Nation citizen Sammy Houseberg leads…

    From: Affinity

  • Battle at the Greasy Grass.

    [caption id="attachment_3381" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Indians charge Custer’s cavalry. (Courtesy National Anthropological Archives/Smithsonian Institution)[/caption] 140 years ago, on June 25th, 1876,…

    From: Affinity

Gender and Sexuality
Arts and Culture
  • Make America Native Again.

    [caption id="attachment_3471" align="alignnone" width="600"] Facebook.[/caption] There is a new product hitting the interwaves that hails from Albuquerque and Santa Fe,…

    From: Affinity

  • Good music to have stuck in your head: Vivaldi

    Back when I was still receiving classical training for piano, I hit a crossroads that many musicians must cross: Which…

    From: Against the Grain

  • “Hatchets don’t kill people …”

    Here is a clip from the comedy Another Period set in the Gilded Age in which an argument between two…

    From: Mano Singham

  • Sealaska Art Contest

    [caption id="attachment_3393" align="alignnone" width="600"] Txaamsem, Best of Show, by David R. Boxley (Photo: Brian Wallace, Courtesy of Sealaska Heritage Institute)[/caption]…

    From: Affinity

  • Relay!

    The 2016 PIHRA races are off to an exciting start, and even more exciting, the finals will be taking place…

    From: Affinity

  • We’re going to have to up our game

    Scotland is truly the master of creative use of the English language. "Tiny-fingered, Cheeto-faced, ferret-wearing shitgibbon" is my favorite.

    From: Pharyngula

  • Raturday

    A pile of girls and a sigh. © C. Ford. {AD}

    From: Affinity

  • Pride Pasta

    https://vimeo.com/171957099 I chose fettuccine noodles for this recipe, rather than other forms of pasta. You’ll see at the end that…

    From: Affinity

  • The Case for Queer Superboy.

    ...One of the (many) consequences of the CCA and Wertham’s ideology is the reenforcement that queer characters are somehow “adult”…

    From: Affinity

  • A Brexit breakfast

    [caption id="attachment_31015" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Anastasia Piliavsky[/caption] I guess, now that I've totally lost my appetite, the one on the right…

    From: Pharyngula