Posts Tagged: Gender

Why Janelle Monae & Erykah Badu’s “Q.U.E.E.N” is Helping Destroy the Gender Binary

“Even if it makes others uncomfortable, I will love who I am”, chants Monae on her new single, “Q.U.E.E.N” with the infamous and captivating Badu. With a video that portrays the powerful duo as space rebels frozen in time by

Why Janelle Monae & Erykah Badu’s “Q.U.E.E.N” is Helping Destroy the Gender Binary

“Even if it makes others uncomfortable, I will love who I am”, chants Monae on her new single, “Q.U.E.E.N” with the infamous and captivating Badu. With a video that portrays the powerful duo as space rebels frozen in time by

Clayton Hawkins’ ‘PIXELS’ & the Possible Realities of a Successful Gay Male Pop Star.

Let’s say it now – Clayton Hawkins is a pop artist who is a dude who happens to like dudes. There’s no big reveal with smoke and mirrors and odd throwing back between “he” and “she” pronouns in his songs

Clayton Hawkins’ ‘PIXELS’ & the Possible Realities of a Successful Gay Male Pop Star.

Let’s say it now – Clayton Hawkins is a pop artist who is a dude who happens to like dudes. There’s no big reveal with smoke and mirrors and odd throwing back between “he” and “she” pronouns in his songs

Marina & The Diamonds Takes Back The Power With New “How To Be A Heartbreaker” Video

Throughout the history of time, women have often overtly expressed their sexuality in order to feel free from oppression and the thought that women must follow the ideal of the pure virgin. Even the beginnings of religion, like that of

Marina & The Diamonds Takes Back The Power With New “How To Be A Heartbreaker” Video

Throughout the history of time, women have often overtly expressed their sexuality in order to feel free from oppression and the thought that women must follow the ideal of the pure virgin. Even the beginnings of religion, like that of

October Is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, As You May (Or Probably Do Not) Know.

For many, the struggles of life are hard enough as it is with a caring and supportive family unity in place. When adding issues of abuse and violence into the home, many find it difficult to cope with domestic violence.

October Is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, As You May (Or Probably Do Not) Know.

For many, the struggles of life are hard enough as it is with a caring and supportive family unity in place. When adding issues of abuse and violence into the home, many find it difficult to cope with domestic violence.

Yes, Sky Ferreira Is Pretty. No, It Is Not Okay To Make Her Body The Focus Of Your Story

When you search Sky Ferreira’s name, the latest articles about her new video – for the track “Everything Is Embarrassing” – come up and, interestingly enough, the five latest seem to make specific note of what she’s wearing. All five also make

Yes, Sky Ferreira Is Pretty. No, It Is Not Okay To Make Her Body The Focus Of Your Story

When you search Sky Ferreira’s name, the latest articles about her new video – for the track “Everything Is Embarrassing” – come up and, interestingly enough, the five latest seem to make specific note of what she’s wearing. All five also make

“Gay Rap” and Why Mykki Blanco’s Changing the Rules of Music

Mykki Blanco may have built a following within art communities and within the hipster scene during the last couple of years, but something that separates the aspiring 25-year-old from the rest of the alternative music community is that Blanco, also known as Michael David Quattlebaum Jr.,

“Gay Rap” and Why Mykki Blanco’s Changing the Rules of Music

Mykki Blanco may have built a following within art communities and within the hipster scene during the last couple of years, but something that separates the aspiring 25-year-old from the rest of the alternative music community is that Blanco, also known as Michael David Quattlebaum Jr.,