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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 […]




  • Voltron at SDCC 2018: LGBTQ+ Representation Finally Arrives

    It’s day 2 of San Diego Comic-Con, and the big news to come out of today – if you’re a fan of Voltron: Legendary Defender or just a fan of queer representation – is that main character Takashi Shirogane was in a relationship with a man prior to the start of the series. Executive producers Lauren […]