Tag: homophobia

Stop Saving the World: A Love Letter to Activists

Pop quiz. Would you rather be: Dehumanized and brutalized for being black Sexualized and belittled for being a woman Ostracized and fetishized for being queer Pick two. I had to ask myself that question as I decided which activist sphere to commit to. I wanted to be a feminist, an LGBT…

How To Deal With Homophobia

Homophobia has been around forever and it doesn’t look like it’s going to go away anytime soon, especially as Trump and Pence are the epitome of hatred, but we have a duty to ourselves and our fellow LGBTQ community to do something about it. We obviously can’t put ourselves in…

This is awkward – Now Robert Pattinson Harassed With Questions About Kristen Stewart Sexuality

This week, Robert Pattinson arrived at LAX for a flight to London, and the actor was bombarded with questions from photographers about his ex-girlfriend Kristen Stewart being a lesbian – awkward He was even asked if her sexuality “explained” why their relationship didn’t workout – low blow. More: Kristen Stewart Receives Homophobic Slurs As…