Pride 101: Centering Joy Amidst Atrocity
This month is about joy, visibility, and the reality of our situation.
Happy Pride From OptOut!
This month is about pride, joy, and visibility, but it’s also about protest, activism, and fierce allyship.
Don’t Say DeSantis
Yet another dreaded 2024 announcement and some facts about the state of the LGBTQ+ union.
‘Saying the Quiet Part Loud’: The GOP Is Telling Us Exactly What It Means
It’s clearly not all about “care and concern,” but when will that be clear to its base?
The GOP’s Genocidal Plans Against the Trans Community
You only have to look at history’s playbook to understand the glaring signs of current and pending catastrophe.
🏳️⚧️ PODCAST: Imara Jones on the Anti-Trans Hate Machine
Listen to our conversation with TransLash creator Imara Jones.
The GOP’s Terrifying Obsession With Erasing LGBTQ+ People
Banning books, drag, and gender-affirming care are overt attempts to ban our very lives.
Notes from an Authoritarian State
If you’re wondering if this is all legal, so are we.
The NYT Refuses to Part With Transphobia, and More Notes on Hypocrisy
We didn’t have a love affair between the far right, J.K. Rowling, and the NYT on our 2023 bingo card (or maybe we did).
Black History Month 🏳️🌈 One Hell of a Performance 🏳️⚧️ Trump’s Pledge
Trump makes a case for why his potential 2024 presidency would be genocidal.