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Celebrating and centering the experiences of women of color.

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Gloria Gaynor’s lyrics remain an inspiration for Black queer communities.

Black Music Month and Pride Month celebrations collide in Nicole Forrio’s essay about Gloria Gaynor’s disco hit, “I Will Survive.” Though the inspiring dance song was released in the 70’s, the single resurfaced in the 90’s as LGBTQ dealt with the AIDS crisis and homophobia.

The moment Gaynor was living…

Health restrictions and violence against Black people has made it harder than ever to celebrate Pride this year

If you let many Black queer folks tell it, Pride isn’t that big of a deal because we’re queer 24/7, all year long.

Don’t believe the hype.

The stance makes sense. From the Pacific Northwest to the Midwest to the South, Queer spaces tend to be majority White, if they…

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