Cross-posted from www.spectraspeaks.com. Early this morning, I received a message from Jasmine Burems, a Black lesbian organic herbalist, who specializes …
“There are so many myths about our queer lives that still exist in our Latin@ community; from queerness being a choice or a psychological disorder to us not wanting children and being possessed by demons. And we don’t talk about these issues because the cultural expectation (especially of our elders) is to not go against the grain.” Sarahi Yajaira
One Latina shares her struggle with expressing both her culture and her sexuality.
QWOC Runs for Office…With Success! Yollada “Nok” Suanyot becomes highest ranking Trans Woman politician in Thailand
“There is something really valuable, so powerful about speaking your truth. It’s crucial.” -Adaku
To non-twitter users, like myself a few weeks ago, the idea of “tweeting” may seem bizarre—a mainstream outlet for celebrities …
We review A story about two Thai college girls falling in love against cultural norms in the midst of laughter and tears.
One Chinese lesbian shares her experiences on coming out, her mother, and choices.
Open a magazine or turn on the television and chances are good you’ll see someone talking about weight loss. In …
Check out this list of ways we can support queer youth of color that don’t involve money, including a list of inspiring organizations leading the way.