Is this the last female sexual taboo? →
rumpshaker: medusalaughs: As a queer transperson who lives in an urban, low income environment, it is difficult to fully express my identity and do as I please without opening myself up to danger. My friend has used me as a subject for her Visual Anthropology class. Here is the finished product. ♥♥♥
I am a Black Feminist. I mean I recognize that my power as well as my primary...– Audre Lorde (via noldarling)
TransGuys: Freeing Ourselves: A Guide to Health... →
transguys: The Brown Boi Project is set to release a groundbreaking health guide created by and for transgender men of color and masculine-identified women of color. Freeing Ourselves: A Guide to Health and Self Love for Brown Bois serves as an exciting new tool for empowerment, as transgender men…
Feel the Flow: The Chakras →
soydulcedeleche: liveloveandlsd: 1 - Root chakra The Root chakra is about being physically there and feeling at home in situations. If it is open, you feel grounded, stable and secure. You don’t unnecessarily distrust people. You feel present in the here and now and connected to your physical body. You feel you have sufficient territory. If you tend to be fearful or nervous, your Root...
The Transfeminist Manifesto →
villiljos: This really is a MUST READ for everyone trans*, interested in trans* rights or simply anyone interested in feminism. So much truth in this.
Mia Mingus' Keynote at the Femmes of Color... →
crunkfeministcollective: *Femmes Of Color Symposium Keynote Speech, Oakland, CA (8/21/11) Good afternoon, and thank you for having me. It is lovely to be here with you all. Thank you to the symposium organizers who have asked me to be here and … Continue reading → “Because we all do it. We all run from the ugly. And the farther we run from it, the more we stigmatize it and the more power we...
"Why Gender Equality Does Not Always Work In The... →
strugglingtobeheard: crueltyandcatharsis: I read this. All three parts of this article. Holy motherfuck. (I’m talking only within the spectrum of cis heterosexual women and men here in this comment. So generalizations are a go. Apologies if I offend anyone.) It’s not feminism that prevents women from having trouble in bed. Women have it shoved into their heads from a very young age that...
Why Velvet Lips are Personal & Political →
velvetlipsllc: One day, Dr. Ruth came into our Variations in Human Sexuality class. That’s the moment where I knew that that is what I wanted to do. I figured that I could do the things that she’s doing, but I can make it sexier. I wanted to project free sexuality like Josephine Baker with the intelligence of a famous Black Sex Therapist. I wanted to draw people in like moths. That, and...
Regenerate Weekend: The Quirky Oasis during...
SAVE THE DATE HITCH A RIDE for the BEST WEEKEND EVER!!!! Regenerate Weekend: The Quirky Oasis during Atlanta’s Black Gay Pride Weekend including Saturday Sept. 3rd 4pm-10pm. RE:GENERATE @ Queer Station! Join the Mobile Homecoming Project and Quirky Black Girls for an intergenerational day-retreat including a love-filled discussion about sustaining queer black brilliance across the decades,...
sophie.: Good Sex by Genuine Psycho →
soydulcedeleche: goodsexforall: My biggest tip for an amazing sex life. Trust each other, take time to explore each other, find out what makes each other tick. Don’t be inhibited by the parts of you that you don’t like. Enjoy ever touch, taste and moan made by your partner. If they aren’t enjoying it, tell them to show you where to touch, taste and manipulate them. Don’t get me wrong, you...
He needs some head and a cookie.
newmodelminority: “As a black man, my interest in the issue is more than academic.” “An Interracial Fix for Black Marriage.” AND. The gender or race of the person providing fellatio ain’t none of my business.
To claim the space of healthy erotic agency black males (and those of us who...– Bell Hooks We Real Cool: Black Men & Masculinity (via themetropoliskid)
I want there to be a place in the world where people can engage in one another’s...– bell hooks (via restoried)