Pride is first and foremost a protest. To celebrate Pride this year, [email protected] composed of Google, Facebook, Globe, and IBM, together with creative digital agency Propel Manila, are turning Pride Marches into marches to register to vote. Introducing Pride March To Vote: Register To Vote Now, Elect Equality in 2022 An online marching […]
While couples worldwide have been finding ways to maintain relationships amid COVID-19, three Filipino queer couples share how they withstood the crisis.
As mass demonstrations against racial violence continue across the United States, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) has introduced a digital initiative exploring racism and racial identity in American society. The “Talking About Race” portal was originally set to launch in fall, although “a rash of racially charged incidents” has […]
This UP Pride 2019, we carry on with our fight for equality. With the theme “Embracing Diversity Towards Equality,” UP Pride 2019 aims to push forward the formulation and adoption of the UP SOGIESC Policy, a university system-wide policy on equality and non-discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex […]
Netizens were outraged by how an artist disrespect other artist’s work.
Children learn about stereotyping at a very young age. As early as five years old, they are taught about the roles that parents are “supposed” to play. For example, fathers are supposed to be the “haligi ng tahanan,” (pillars of the home) and that is crucial for them to “earn” income to keep the house standing. Meanwhile, […]
RISE UP TOGETHER: LGBTQIA+ Community calls for Solidarity, Intersectionality, and Policy Change at 24th Metro Manila Pride March & Festival
The LGBTQIA+ community will once again raise their rainbow flags with RISE UP TOGETHER, the 2018 Metro Manila Pride March and Festival on June 30, 2018 at the Marikina Sports Center. Now on its 24th year, the community and its allies are invited to gather and march together for solidarity across sectors to affect societal […]
Hawaii has become the 12th US state to ban therapists from offering conversion therapy to minors. The law, which will come into effect on July 1, was signed by Hawaii Governor David Ige. “The overwhelming scientific research has shown that conversion therapy is not effective and frequently has lasting harmful psychological impacts on minors,” Gov. […]
The St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church in Hoboken, New Jersey recently held a renaming ceremony to show their respect and support for their pastor’s gender transition. They published an announcement on their website that began: “The congregation of St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church is celebrating Pastor Rose Beeson as she transitions from female to male and […]