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The Queerview Mirror: Time Magazine “Sexual Assault on Campus”

If you opened the May 26th issue of Time Magazine to the first of the ten pages bordered in caution tape yellow (pages 20-29), you saw a picture of the main hall of my campus at night. My town, Missoula, Montana, has borne the title “America’s Rape Capital” for about …

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The Queerview Mirror: Bi-Normal

Caution: Contains spoilers for the YA novel Bi-Normal by M.G. Higgins. I read a lot of young adult fiction.  Personally, I think the importance of YA literature in general cannot be overstated because the characters young readers encounter in books help them understand their own experiences.  For queer youth in …


QUICKIES 03/25/2013

The County where No One’s Gay. Rape culture, as inadvertently explained by an airplane groper: “It’s not like I molested you. It’s not like I stuck my finger in your pussy or grabbed your tits.” Another politician is now explicitly on the right side of history: Senator Claire McCaskill announces …