“Gender shit is confusing for everyone. Even for those with the staple narrative, because realizing your trans is a huge moment, and transitioning is a big deal.”
“I finally understood that the “accepting” LGBTQ rainbow was really just a façade; it’s great, as long as you fit into certain identities or meet mainstream standards of beauty”
“There’s a reason I grew up hating the way my eyes looked, or the way my house smelled when people came over after school”
“His self-fulfilled prophecy was one anyone could have guessed: queer feminist girl gets raped then becomes more of a feminist and more gay.”
June 12, 2016, will forever be an important date in LGBTQ history.
Minhaj Tanweer and William Butts speak about their struggles as a gay couple, their engagement and their flourishing social media presence as part of The Eyeopener’s pride series
June 1 marks the start of Canada’s first-ever Pride Month. In a battle between the corporate world and the activists, who comes out on top?
It’s pretty common to equate self-worth with who finds you attractive and how many people find you attractive.