Gay New York City: Hornet Stories
Queer parties, protests and trans women who started the Stonewall Riots are all hiding in the New York Public Library’s massive photo archive.
For so many people, even many in the LGBTQ community, Pride and activism is a performative thing. Just like the corporations who roll out the rainbows for Pride month and stow them away again come July, many queer people are all talk, “fighting the good fight” when it’s convenient to[…]
It’s illegal to have sex in public, but it’s also a fact that repressive laws often left LGBTQ people with few other options
There’s no denying that Lin-Manuel Miranda is the freshest voice this century in Broadway musicals. He’s turned hip-hop into a viable narrative vessel that’s as adaptable to U.S. history (Hamilton) as it is to the more personal backdrop of his earlier, and much adored, In the Heights. While Miranda had[…]