queer representation

Because a queer woman starring in a summer blockbuster is worth celebrating.
Why is it important for children to have access to stories like these? What do you want children to take away from Large
Vassar enlightened me, educated me and made me feel accepted. I felt inspired to bring that feeling of inclusiveness to all those in the LGBTQIA+ community who are not quite as fortunate to find such a place to call home.
Airing on a station that has become increasingly white, it is troubling to see the trailers of HBO's Looking and see few, so few, faces of color. While I know that it is set in contemporary San Francisco, all I can help but wonder is, "Is the gay mecca really that snowy?"
From my chair, one I've been sitting in for a long time, there are some big issues that are holding the LGBT community back. Many of us are in denial about some of the most obvious obstacles we have -- or have created -- to moving our community forward.