Tag: Queer Characters

Top 7 Queer Moments: Steven Universe

If you could sum up Steven Universe in one line, it would be this: Giant lesbian space rocks and lots of self-care. The show is a virtual safe space where gems fall in love, watermelons rule their own island, and Nicki Minaj voices a badass character. It follows the adventures of Steven,…

4 Queer, Radical Moments You Missed in SpongeBob

SpongeBob isn’t explicitly gay, but it is a queer show – at least, according to queer theorist Daniel Spielberger…and many furious Christian organizations. The show has always raised a lot of eyebrows from LGBTQ viewers and conservative viewers alike. It has been accused of making children gay, and fat, and sex-crazed.…

5 LGBT Webcomics To Make You Laugh

When you’re stuck at work or in a dull lecture, webcomics are the perfect bite-sized escape from reality. What’s Normal Anyway? What’s Normal Anyway? follows Mel, a transgender man who transitions from female to male during college. The comic puts a humorous spin on heavy issues, from body shaming to…

Meet London’s Female Drag Queens (Video)

Female drag is seen as gay man’s art, but their are a group of women challenging that concept. While they’ve traditionally the subject of imitation, female-identified performers are now taking centre stage in London’s drag scene by dressing up in exaggerated tropes of femininity. “Faux queens” however, are not yet…