Tag: LGBTQ

Women’s Festival Must Choose Between The Indigo Girls and Transgender Ban

The Indigo Girls and other activists are threatening to boycott this women’s music festival. What’s got them upset?

Posted in Music and Activism

Jason Collins: America Supports

History has been made in America: We have our first openly gay active professional athlete. Or, should the headline be a little different than that?

Posted in Personal Liberty, Human Rights, Trends in Music and Society

REVERB, The Ally Coaltion and Ben & Jerry’s Make Equality FUN.

In the wake of the election, human rights and liberties has become a major talking point across the nation. With the election now behind us, Reverb, Ben & Jerry’s, and the band fun. want to make sure campuses across the nation are continuing those discussions.

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism

Fun. shows support for LGBTQ community with new initiative

“This is not a gay rights issue. This is a human rights issue.” – Rachel Antonoff

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism

America Refocuses on the Victimization of LGBTQ Youth

Back in 2010, America was saddened by the suicide of 18-year-old Rutgers freshman, Tyler Clementi, who jumped off a bridge after finding out that his roommate had spied on him. Now, as that roommate is being charged, the discussion around bullying is back in the spotlight.