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The Gender Dictionary: Him, her, they, we help you understand the difference Education 

The Gender Dictionary: Him, her, they, we help you understand the difference

(LiveSA) – Do you feel lost when people say things like heteronormative or gender dichotomy? Don’t worry, you aren’t the only one. That is why we have put together the Gender Dictionary where we explore the varying aspects of gender and sexuality While some people may not know, there is actually a difference between gender and sex. It important to understand the difference before we go into the details of sexuality. Sex refers to the physical parts that you are born with that make you a male or female. Gender on the other hand is what you choose to identify Read More

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Jeff Sessions’ Alarming Speech to Hate Group Proves That He Can’t be Trusted Justice 

Jeff Sessions’ Alarming Speech to Hate Group Proves That He Can’t be Trusted

Washington DC (HRC) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered remarks behind closed doors to anti-LGBTQ hate group Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) earlier this week. His speech wasn’t made public until pressure from HRC and other civil rights organizations and reporters caused the Department of Justice to use an intermediary to release a copy of the alarming transcript. BuzzFeed’s Dominic Holden previously filed a Freedom of Information Act request seeking a transcript of the speech and published them yesterday. .@TheDemocrats slam Sessions for speaking to Alliance Defending Freedom — calling it "one of the country’s leading anti-LGBTQ hate groups." pic.twitter.com/h7RKLklbJW — Dominic Holden (@dominicholden) July 11, Read More

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13 Problems Femme Lesbians Have Featured Human Rights Women 

13 Problems Femme Lesbians Have

World (Greed) – Editor’s Note: In celebration of Pride Month, we proudly feature another article highlighting real life in the LGBTQ+ community, written by our own Carolanne Monteleone. Following is an original piece detailing the unique challenges that femme lesbians face in our society.  1. The “but you’re too pretty or too girly to be gay” comment This stereotype may be intended to be flattering, but it’s undermining part of someone’s identity by saying they’re too much of something to be what they are. Girls who do enjoy doing their makeup can be gay, girls who wear dresses can be Read More

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Until You Change: End Conversion Therapy in Ecuador Activism Badass Women Featured 

Until You Change: End Conversion Therapy in Ecuador

Illinois (GREED) – Editor’s Note: A few weeks ago we ran a story from our friends at Global Voices featuring Paola Paredes, as one of our series Badass Women Not Enough People Are Talking About. This month, she is running a fundraising campaign to  support her efforts to end conversion therapy in Ecuador, and we here at Greed Media like to support women who are making the world a better place. Carolanne Monteleone reports the details below. Paola Paredes is a documentary photographer, an activist, a champion of LGBTQ+ rights, and the organizer of a campaign to end conversion therapy in Read More

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Greed Music: Queer Artists You Should Be Listening to This Pride Month Featured Music 

Greed Music: Queer Artists You Should Be Listening to This Pride Month

Illinois (GREED) – June is LGBTQ+ Pride month. In celebration, give these artists, who are a part of the community, a listen. Whether they’re new on the scene or old favorites these musicians won’t disappoint in fulfilling your wildest queer dreams. Add a few (or all!) of these tracks to your playlist for Pride and blast them for everyone to hear. Fletcher Cari Fletcher, known simply by her stage name Fletcher, is an up and coming star in the indie pop arena. Fletcher is all about women empowerment and her song writing is reflective of that. Check out the song Read More

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Ten LGBTQ and Allied Artists to Root for at the Grammys Music 

Ten LGBTQ and Allied Artists to Root for at the Grammys

(HRC) – The GRAMMY awards on Sunday are expected to be a big night for LGBTQ and allied artists. The night will also feature several of our favorite performers, including Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Demi Lovato. Here’s who to look out for: 1.       Sia, who identifies as queer, is nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album. 2.       Longtime HRC supporter Panic! At The Disco is nominated for Best Rock Album. 3.       Queer icon Iggy Pop is nominated for Best Alternative Music Album. 4.       Pentatonix and Dolly Parton are nominated for Best Country Duo / Group Performance.  Parton is a longtime ally of the LGBTQ community, most recently speaking out Read More

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