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100 Most Stylish dapperQs 2016 - dapperQ. In July 2013, dapperQ published our first ever list of 100 Most Stylish dapperQs.

100 Most Stylish dapperQs 2016 - dapperQ

This was by far one of our most popular posts, but was by no means exhaustive. Since the original post was not comprehensive enough to capture all of the amazing dapper that exists in our community, our team decided to compile an annual list of 100 most stylish dapperQs. Important things to know about this list… Individuals on the 2013, 2014, and 2015 lists were not eligible for the 2016 list. Yes, Ellen DeGeneres is stylish… year after year…after year. 1.

Photo via La Garçonnière 2. Photo by Ivon Photos 3. A portrait show capturing the many faces of queer beauty. Anton Stuebner — the current artist in residence at Romer Young Gallery and the curator of its new photography show — says the exhibition's title, Queer Babes, was intended as a fun placeholder.

a portrait show capturing the many faces of queer beauty

The images on display, by artist Jordan Reznick, are intimate portraits of queer, trans, and gender-nonconforming people in San Francisco and the wider Bay Area, a region rich with queer history and identities. As their show began to take shape, Stuebner and Reznick realized that their temporary title captured precisely what the photographs celebrate: the feelings of pleasure, joy, and endless inspiration contained within a community whose members "continue to reimagine normative standards of beauty and desire," as Stuebner writes in a poignant curatorial statement. Jordan Reznick, Alyha, San Francisco, California, 2016. Femmes to the Front: Portraits of Queer Femme Identity.

11 Common Assumptions About Being a Queer Femme – Debunked. Saturday Morning Cartoons: Formal Wear. Welcome to Saturday Morning Cartoons, a segment where four artists take turns delighting you with their whimsy, facts and punchlines on Saturday mornings!

Saturday Morning Cartoons: Formal Wear

You Need Help: Making Friends as a Queer Adult. Feature image via Shutterstock.

You Need Help: Making Friends as a Queer Adult

I moved back to my hometown after deciding to take a gap year from college and it’s devoid of other townsfolk my age but full of kids who moved solely to attend the colleges here. How exactly do I make new friends, especially queer ones? תפור לפי מגדר: סיפורו של חייט הקווירים בניו יורק. Indigenous languages recognize gender states not even named in English. This is one of four stories exploring culturally relevant First Nations sex education.

Indigenous languages recognize gender states not even named in English

Read the other stories:-A nature-based program provides a powerful First Nations metaphor for lessons on consent-How this indigenous youth is making sex education sexy-How the traditional indigenous practice of beading can lead to frank talk about sex “Back in the old days,” Cat Criger, a Cayuga elder, recently told me, “our indigenous responsibilities were charted out for us like ‘water carrier’ or ‘fire keeper,’ but we wouldn’t wait for a woman if we were thirsty or for a man to throw wood in the fire if we were cold.” The way he described it, gender roles had a sense of fluidity in many traditional communities. Non-binary gender conformity, two-spirit identity and gender queer issues are all topics being talked about at the Native Youth Sexual Health Network. Fallon Andy is Anishinaabe from the Couchiching First Nation, in Treaty 3 territory. What I Wore: Navigating the Heternormative Patriarchy (Part One)

Welcome to What I Wore, a series where I explore fashion as shelter in traditionally heteronormative and patriarchal spaces.

What I Wore: Navigating the Heternormative Patriarchy (Part One)

The Hardware Store If there is one thing I am unwavering on it is this: I will die in a hardware store before I ask a question. Also, why am I going to hardware stores so much that I have a steadfast rule about them? I don’t know, but if every experience I had at a hardware store were a Vine it would be a shot of someone peeking around the end of an aisle asking if I was finding everything okay, then a shot of someone jumping up from behind a counter asking if I needed any help, then a shot of someone peering through shelving from another aisle asking if they can help me find anything, then a shot of someone driving by on a pallet lifter asking if someone’s helped me, on loop, forever.

Except nothing is confusing enough to stop an orange vested hardware employee from asking if you need help. The Auto Shop The Straight Bar. קבוצת הקריאה הקווירית. קבוצת הקריאה הקווירית באר-שבע. Androgynous Model Rain Dove Hits Back at Victoria's Secret Standards With Her Own Photos. Whether or not you watched the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on Tuesday doesn't matter.

Androgynous Model Rain Dove Hits Back at Victoria's Secret Standards With Her Own Photos

Chances are you're familiar with the brand — the veteran "Angels" like Adriana Lima and Alessandra Ambrossio, the newcomers like Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid and the look: That luscious-haired, long-limbed and perky-boobed look is the epitome of traditional femininity. Queer Poetics: How to Make Love to A Trans Person - Wild Gender. Art Published on May 7th, 2012 | by Wild Gender Poem by Gabe Moses, courtesy of Genderqueer Chicago.

Queer Poetics: How to Make Love to A Trans Person - Wild Gender

Forget the images you’ve learned to attach To words like cock and clit, Chest and breasts. Break those words open Like a paramedic cracking ribs To pump blood through a failing heart. Push your hands inside. Get rid of the old words altogether. HommeMystere unveils new range of lingerie for MEN. An Australian company that designs men's lingerie said they had to expand online to keep up with rising demandHommeMystere design sexy, tailor made male undergarments that feel and look like women's lingerieThe risqué designs feature pink lace teddy’s, silk lined bras and sexy red g-strings, all designed to fit men Despite many people thinking the designs are meant to cater for gay men, a survey revealed over 90% of customers who responded were in heterosexual relationships By Belinda Grant Geary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 15:21 GMT, 11 May 2015 | Updated: 06:12 GMT, 12 May 2015 Women are constantly asking men to walk a mile in their shoes, but would they ask the same of their underwear?

HommeMystere unveils new range of lingerie for MEN

An Australian company specialising in ‘elegant lingerie’ for men is having to expand online just to keep up with increased demand for the unorthodox undergarments. Miley Cyrus just dropped a bomb about her sexuality. Miley Cyrus has changed, just a little, from her Hannah Montana days.

Miley Cyrus just dropped a bomb about her sexuality

We can’t quite put our finger on what is different about her. Maybe it’s the short hair or the constant tongue-wagging or the dilated pupils. Whatever it is, she seems to be heading in a good direction. 7 Up-and-Coming Stars Who Are Changing How We Think About Gender. Teen feminists changing the world in 2015. It's safe to say we've come a long way from pigeonholing 'girlishness' as sticker-collecting and living between poster-covered walls – in the age of social media, young women are now at the forefront of today’s new feminist wave.

You only have to see how Tavi Gevinson transformed teen consciousness with Rookie to see that this is a generation more empowered, engaged and yes, enraged than ever before. From posting viral Tumblr videos giving the world a cultural appropriation 101 to discussing trans representation in the media, these are the girls defining what it means to be a feminist today. שולפת צפורניים. יש לי אהבה מיוחדת לתמונות וינטאג' של נשים – במיוחד תמונות פמיניסטיות, תמונות שמאתגרות תפקידי מגדר, תמונות של נשים שסוטות ממוסכמות – כל מיני דברים שמחממים את ליבי האנרכה-פמיניסטית. לפני כשנה ראיתי בפייסבוק צילום של שתי נשים מתחילת המאה העשרים, עם הכיתוב:She thinks she could wear bifurcations. At all events, she is well built for it. Panti's Noble Call at the Abbey Theatre. פרויד על הומוסקסואליות: "אין במה להתבייש" Trailer for "Kate Bornstein is a Queer & Pleasant Danger"

What Does It Mean To Be A Queer Adult? The Autostraddle Roundtable. Things have been changing really fast for LGBTQs. Stigmas are blowing up, laws are being struck down, cultures are evolving.