Essays, LGBTQ+ Issues, Lifting Voices: Guest Posts

LGBTQ+ Erasure in History and Media

by Emily A. Roldan This post is inspired by a Tumblr post that floated around the Internet regarding Leonardo de Vinci’s status as a gay or bisexual man. The post asks: Why were we not taught this in school? I’ve had conversations with some people about it, and for the most part the response has been: Does [...]

Book Reviews & Book Lists

Read Your Way Out: The Best Books to Read for Those in Despair about America

The start of Donald Trump's first term as our president has been a dumpster fire of racism, misogyny, Islamophobia, xenophobia, and general bigotry. We've let fear divide us. The monster "other" scares liberals and conservatives alike. The difficult part is getting all of us to remove the "monster" costume from the "others" and see that we're [...]