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Holiday Disabled

25/12/2017 Editor 0

There are some Christmases where the best cause for celebration is simply being alive. By Liz Montgomery Growing up in New Jersey, I couldn’t wait to open the Christmas cards with their festive images of […]

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Choking on Christmas

17/12/2017 Editor 0

Being told “You’ll shoot your eye out” isn’t actually the worst thing to happen in a family Christmas story… By Mark Jason Williams “I am not singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to Jesus again,” I shouted at […]

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Madre de Bomba

31/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

October ends, and here is the last installment of our October series by acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gómez, reprinted with her permission, and thanks to Red Sugarcane Press, from her 2014 book of poetry […]

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Transcending the Sexes

30/10/2017 Jaime Lubin 0

During a time fraught with double standards and gender politics, the best thing we can do is reexamine how masculine and feminine energies adapt. Author David Pinto explains where we must go from here. By […]

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Impeachment Rap

27/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

Tax cuts for wealthy Americans. Sabotage of Obamacare. Meanwhile, increasing evidence about Trump’s collusion with Russia surfaces. Honeysuckle presents MK Washko’s outcry against a masquerading president. You disregard what was spoken All your promises are […]

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Money and Drag don’t Mix

27/10/2017 Jean Decay 0

Financial struggles are part of every artist’s story, but Latinx drag performer Jean Decay has discerned a particularly entrenched history of money troubles among her community. Here she discusses how drag maintains the illusion of […]

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Diary From an AIDS Ward, 1984

26/10/2017 Naomi Rosenblatt 0

In the latest installment of our series by acclaimed poet and performance artist Magdalena Gómez, she reminds us, “There are too many things we forget: The AIDS epidemic of recent decades, and now the victims of […]