Janet Mock Launches #GirlsLikeUs Campaign to Empower Trans Women of Color

Janet Mock Tredwell Photo1

The motivation for Janet Mock’s Twitter campaign, #GirlsLikeUs, is clear. Girls like CeCe McDonald and Paige Clay, girls like Mock, are simply not valued in the prejudiced eye of the media. But we can change that.

Read More

Gender Reel Film Festival Call for Submissions

190262 144721855591738 129639227100001 297456 110122 N

Gender Reel, an annual film festival and community event dedicated to enhancing the visibility of gender non-conforming, gender variant/queer and transgender identities, is now accepting submissions for their 2012 taking space on Sep 7th-9th in Philadelphia.

Read More

GLAD Publishes New Legal Resource and Tool for Change for Transgender People

GLAD TRP WebGraphic V1

Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) announces the release of their newest publication, Transgender Family Law: A guide to Effective Advocacy.

Read More

Morgan Collado, Contributor

575082 587284375527 1679326670 N

Morgan is a trans women of color who writes about social justice, poetry, and creativity as a path to healing, among other things.

Read More

The Limits of Liminality: Navigating Hipster "Blackness" in Queer Boston

This insightful piece about navigating “blackness” in Boston’s queer community is a must-read from D’hana (the co-producer of the infamous NU-LIFE dance night at ZuZu Tuesdays). Intentional communities are important, but D’hana reminds us that we still have a long way to go before racially integrated communities happen naturally.

Read More

QWOC+ Boston Seeks Social Media Interns for Summer 2011

Queer Women of Color and Friends (QWOC+ Boston) is currently seeking two (2) dynamic motivated interns interested in exploring a career in social media marketing. This unpaid internship requires a commitment of 15 hours per week in addition (including mandatory attendance at our weekly planning meetings), but offers a flexible schedule; hours can be worked primarily from home, at night, and on the weekends.

Read More

Page 2 of 2«12