Yesterday was Father's Day and popular Let's Play channel Game Grumps announced their new dating sim Dream Daddy which comes to Steam on July 13.Read More
First of all, drunk Crissle West needs to be my best friend. Secondly, check out Drunk History's take on the Stonewall riots, which West not only tells entertainingly, but also stars trans actors in trans roles. Namely, Alexandra Grey as Marsha P. Johnson and Trace Lysette as Sylvia Rivera, both of whom feature prominently on Transparent this season.Read More
Finally, after so many years, The Stonewall Inn has officially been recognized by the White House and the National Park Service as a national monument.Read More
Roland Emmerich Thinks Superhero Movies Are Silly (Pot, Meet Kettle); Is Still Whitewashing the Stonewall Riots
In an interview with The Guardian earlier this week, director Roland Emmerich provided some revealing insight into his filmmaking ethos, and had an infuriating response to criticism of Stonewall.Read More
Stonewall Inn Set to Be First LGBTQIA National Monument
President Barack Obama is preparing to approve a proposal that would make New York's Stonewall Inn the first national monument to be honored for its role in the gay liberation movement.Read More
In a stunning and complete lack of self-awareness and history, an anonymous group of gay/bisexual men and women have formed a petition asking three LGBT advocacy groups (Lambda Legal, the Human Rights Campaign, and GLAAD) to drop the T from LGBT.Read More
It turns out that you don't have to see Stonewall this weekend to have negative feelings about it - you can just keep listening to director Roland Emmerich talk about it.Read More
Whitewashing and ciswashing history, especially when depicting events as radical as the Stonewall riots comes as an insult to many queer people, including the activists themselves.Read More
"Those statues are bronze (brown) underneath the layer of white paint — the symbolism behind that is infuriating."
Anonymous activists just painted over the white Stonewall Riot memorial statues in Christopher Park with brown paint, and fitted them out with dresses and wigs.Read More
The following preview has been approved for white, middle-class audiences.
You already know our feelings about the upcoming Stonewall film, and you know what the creative team and lead, as well as some of the protesters organizing a boycott of the film have to say about things. Now, filmmakers Yeni Sleidi, Taylor Grode, and Ben Dwork and writer Heather Dockray have brought us a Stonewall trailer that's more accurate than the actual trailer.Read More
[UPDATED] Stonewall Star and Director Address Whitewashing and Trans Erasure Concerns; Critics Less Than Satisfied
[Editor's Note: 8/10/15 - 12:40PM] - With regard to Stonewall star, Jeremy Irvine's use of the word trans***ite in his statement below, as we've had several people bring it to our attention and wonder why it wasn't mentioned/corrected in the piece...Read More
But sadly, the trans erasure continues.
Check out the first trailer for Roland Emmerich's film, Stonewall, which was released today!Read More
Where are my trans women of color?
In light of the historic advancements we've made recently in the LGBTQ+ community, it makes sense that a film like Stonewall comes out to acknowledge the movement's history. There's only one problem - the film doesn't seem to include many of the people actually involved in that history.Read More