3 Reasons Positive Stereotypes aren’t that Positive

"Black and Gay" Comic

In my show, I address the issue of positive stereotypes head-on, but I wanted to write an article about it as well.  For those of you unaware, positive stereotypes are assumptions about an entire group or identity (e.g., gay men) that are considered to be “good.”  Some examples of positive stereotypes of gay men: they... Read more »

Where’s the straight community?

As with any dominant group, straight people can go most of their lives with their sexuality being unmarked. This is as harmful for folks who are straight as it is for folks who are queer.

The Genderbread Person v2.0

The Genderbread Person v2.1

Gender is one of those things everyone thinks they understand, but don't. This tasty little guide is meant to be an appetizer for understanding. It's okay if you're hungry for more.

Sorry, Kirk, homosexuality isn’t unnatural, religiosity is.

If you haven’t heard, Kirk Cameron, teenage heartthrob and man-boy perm enthusiast from the late 80s TV series Growing Pains, made tremors when he said homosexuality is “unnatural” and that it’s “detrimental and ultimately destructive to so many of the foundations of civilization.” Let’s make this quick. Homosexuality is quite natural, at least if one... Read more »