Flight of the RulerAugust 2015
A transwoman in exile.
Joshua Tranen: On Extremism and the Control of BodiesAugust 2015
Two acts of terrorism stir up memories of the West Bank and homophobia.
The AmericanistJuly 2015
“I’m celebrating my country! Stop hating my freedom, you terrorist.”
Sarah Viren: A Homoparental FamilyJuly 2015
Pausing to count all the ways ‘homo’ can be a prefix.
Inflections Forever NewMarch 2015
Boundaries of Gender: The poet and cultural critic on the politics of motherhood and the expansive potential of the queer movement.
Ben Steele: Russia’s Violent IntoleranceOctober 2014
Lara Zarum talks to Steele, director of the documentary Hunted, about his experience following Russia’s brutal anti-gay vigilante groups.
Against Bless-Your-Heart MannersMarch 2014
On the paradox of LGBT churchgoers, Mississippi’s copycat anti-gay bill, and the South’s damaging culture of politeness.