Yearly Archives: 2013
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This whole trendy lesbian thing is getting old…but we’d totally watch.
In response to high smoking rates among LGBTQ individuals and African American adults in the Midwest, the Chicago Department of Public Health has launched “Take Pride,” an antismoking campaign, specifically targeting young LGBTQ women of color in Chicago.
ELIXHER contributor Cyree Jarelle Johnson reviews Queer Rebels Productions’ triumphant return to MIX New York Queer Experimental Film Festival.
Parents like Midge Purcell, a proud mom of a gay son and PFLAG Portland Black Chapter member, not only get it, they’re paying it forward. And that shouldn’t go unnoticed.
“Society gives us a bad rep for having tatts or being gay, so I’m like let me just throw all in one and see how they like it now…I mean, that’s how I feel,” she says laughing. “I’m definitely comfortable in my own skin.” She even reveals some super sexy ink of two female symbols interlinked on her hip. It’s what she calls her “lesbian tattoo.” See for yourself.