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  • Queer Love’s Kiss: LBGTQ Representation In Modern Cartoons

    In the Powerpuff Girls (2016) episode “Once Upon a Townsville”, a surprising milestone was reached for queer representation: Buttercup shared a long, on-the mouth, onscreen kiss with another female character. In a time where depictions of same-gender romance are still heavily censored and discouraged, especially in children’s entertainment, this marks a huge step forward. However, even […]


  • The Internet is for Representation: Queer Heroes of Webcomics

    There’s a hard fact of life that every shipper must face: besides a few glorious exceptions, our queer interpretations of characters in mainstream media are unlikely to ever become canon. For every Willow Rosenberg and Ianto Jones, there are hundreds of Jim Kirks and Dean Winchesters – characters who are often coded as queer and […]


  • LGBTQ+ Representation for a General Audience

    This week the fifth episode of Star Trek: Discover “Choose Your Pain” introduced a same sex couple – Stamets and Culber – which is being hailed as an amazing moment for LGBTQ+ representation. I’ve been thinking about the portrayal of this same sex couple and why I am at once very pleased with it, but also […]



  • Queer Geek Cast

      The Queer Geek Cast is a podcast dedicated to discussing the LGBTQ+ side of geek culture and fandom. Estimated Release Date: June 2017 Release Date: June 9th, 2017 Download from iTunes | Soundcloud Summary: We talk to Geekiary contributor and admin for the Gender Terror website, Lucian, about Yuri on Ice, queer themes in anime […]


  • The New Power Rangers Movie Is A Win For Representation

    When I heard they were making a new Power Rangers movie, I wasn’t interested. (This is coming from someone who was dressing up as a ranger into her teens, too.) Then last week’s announcement that the Power Rangers movie featured a canon LGTBQ+ Yellow Ranger got me excited about seeing it (word up for confused queer […]