Keeping It Queer

A genderqueer person of color trying to figure stuff out. Willing to share some of my thoughts but with no grand illusions that what I say helps anyone but me.
calumet412:

Entrance to the Museum of Science and Industry (then called the Field Museum), remnant of the Columbian Exposition, before rehabbing, 1920, Chicago.

calumet412:

Entrance to the Museum of Science and Industry (then called the Field Museum), remnant of the Columbian Exposition, before rehabbing, 1920, Chicago.

wearethetay:

jedavu:

Charming Illustrated Cinemagraphs Reflect The Idyllic Mood Of Lazy Summer Days

by Rebecca Mock 

You can feel each one…

(via chrismenning)

policymic:

Cleveland baseball fans stand against racism by #DeChiefing their gear

In the past few months, debate surrounding the use of racial caricatures as pro sports mascots has reached a fever pitch. Just ask the Washington Redskins, who’ve endured significant backlash for both their refusal to change their name and their half-assed attempts to placate their critics.

But a few miles west, fans of the MLB’s Cleveland Indians are taking a stand. In a motion of solidarity, a small but growing number have been “de-Chiefing” their paraphernalia by removing the offensive “Chief Wahoo” mascot from caps and jerseys that bear its likeness.

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(via lastrealindians)

findmomo:

Here’s some Momo in motion for ya! The Pet Collective contacted me in the fall to film this awesome little short to their Memed series. Momo and I were stoked to play along! Check it out!

ruthhopkins:

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA, Home of the recently retired ‘Fighting Sioux’ Mascot.
A poster is hanging outside the Gamma Phi Beta sorority, located right next door to the American Indian Student Support Services Center. On the poster it says, “They can take our mascot but they can’t take our pride”
This is Time Out week at UND. Speakers give talks on Native issues. At the end of the week there’s a powwow. They chose now to do this.
We invite everyone to contact the national chapter of Gamma Phi Beta and let them know this racist redface propaganda is unacceptable.

ruthhopkins:

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA, Home of the recently retired ‘Fighting Sioux’ Mascot.

A poster is hanging outside the Gamma Phi Beta sorority, located right next door to the American Indian Student Support Services Center. On the poster it says, “They can take our mascot but they can’t take our pride”

This is Time Out week at UND. Speakers give talks on Native issues. At the end of the week there’s a powwow. They chose now to do this.

We invite everyone to contact the national chapter of Gamma Phi Beta and let them know this racist redface propaganda is unacceptable.

(via lastrealindians)