My 12 Queer Wishes For 2016
2015 was great for the LGBT community, but with elbow grease and a little hope, 2016 can be even better!
You Have So Much More Power Over “The Media” Than You Realize
The people are what make a story a “big story” — not the media.
“Said To Lady Journos” Highlights The Really Chill Sexism In Media
“I figured you were too pretty to be a print journalist.”
The Soapbox: Floyd Mayweather’s Victory Championed Domestic Abuse (And The Media Is Partially To Blame)
As Floyd Mayweather climbed the ring-side ropes to proclaim his victory in front of the cheering MGM Grand crowd of America’s most influential people, the media snapped photos that will…
Freddie Gray, Baltimore & Beyond: What To Read/Watch/Listen To Since TV News Is A Steaming Pile Of Hot Garbage
The mainstream media, and cable news especially, has long been a complete and utter hot mess, but the level of idiocy, godawful “reporting” and outrageous spin has hit new heights in its…
David Carr, Beloved NY Times Media Critic, Dies Suddenly At Age 58
Last night, journalism lost one of its very best when New York Times media critic David Carr collapsed in the newsroom and passed away, just hours after he moderated a…
The Hacked Sony E-Mails Are A Distraction From The Larger Issues, And It’s Wrong To Use E-Mails Stolen From Anyone, Ever
I don’t take George Clooney that seriously, most of the time, but his interview with Deadline spoke to a lot of things I’ve been reflecting on about my job lately.
The Soapbox: TIME Shouldn’t Question #WhyIStayed
While the direct blame for abuse rests solely on the abusers, we live in a culture that supports and perpetuates the cycle of violence. It is on all of us…
4 Things To Know About The “No More Page 3″ Campaign
The UK boasts universal healthcare, tea flowing like wine, and Conservatives who sound like our Democrats when it comes to gun control and reproductive justice. A foreigner unfamiliar with the…
Melissa McCarthy Calls Out The Media Coverage Of Her Weight
“In my 20s I used to cry about why I wasn’t thinner or prettier … [I] used to cry about things like, ‘I wish my hair would grow faster. I…