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July 28 for LGBTQ2

1939

Judy Garland recorded “Over the Rainbow.”

1951

“Kiss Me, Kate” closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 performances

Walt Disney‘s animated musical film “Alice In Wonderland” released

1982

Queen played at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

1990

Sleeping With the Past by Elton John was the #1 album in the U.K.

2021

transwomen are not role models for women.

https://www.cbc.ca/sports/olympics/summer/canoe-kayak/canoe-slalom-transgender-judge-1.6118570Canadian judge, Olympics’ 1st openly trans official, fears stealing spotlight from canoeist daughter | CBC SportsKimberly Daniels is at the Tokyo Olympics to judge canoeing slalom, where her daughter Haley is representing Canada in an event newly introduced at the Games as a bid for greater gender equality.www.cbc.ca

there needs to be trans ID categories to ensure access to public square

but not to gender separated for women’s protection/crisis/safe space

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ontario-transgender-identification-gender-1.6117750Transgender woman says getting gender-affirming ID in Ontario is an ‘impossible struggle’ | CBC NewsEver since Diana Bosco transitioned to female four years ago, she’s been attempting to get proper identification that accurately reflects her gender — a process she describes as invasive and stymied by systemic discrimination against trans people.www.cbc.ca

there needs to be a separate category and records for trans athletes

https://www.economist.com/by-invitation/2021/07/27/chelsea-mitchell-on-the-unfairness-of-trans-women-at-the-olympicsChelsea Mitchell on the unfairness of trans women at the OlympicsTransgender women have advantages that make competition against females inequitable, says an American collegiate runner | By Invitationwww.economist.com

intersectionality is interracial, it is not appropriate for a feminist theory to have a penis stuck in it and claiming to be victims too

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/racism-lgbtq-vancouver-1.6119507Pervasive racism a toxic problem in Vancouver’s LGBTQ community, say activists | CBC NewsVancouver is perceived by many as a safe haven for the LGBTQ community and yet, as these three members of it attest to, racism is an ongoing issue both online and in physical spaces.www.cbc.ca

https://www.nbcnews.com/nbc-out/out-community-voices/saved-chicagos-last-lesbian-bar-infused-black-queer-culture-rcna1514They saved Chicago’s last lesbian bar and infused it with Black queer culture<p>When Renauda Riddle and Angela Barnes agreed last year to purchase Joie De Vine, a lesbian-owned wine bar in Chicago, they had a single goal: to keep thewww.nbcnews.com

people need people role models ,not queerbaiting of things that do not have sexuality

https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2021/07/27/om-nom-cut-the-rope-bisexual/People have discovered that Om Nom is canonically bisexual and they are losing itOm Nom, the cute green alien from popular mobile game Cut The Rope is canonically bisexual as revealed in a resurfaced interview with the game’s creator.www.pinknews.co.uk

there are bisexuals, and there are people who do not want to be heterosexual

so there is a trend to call oneself a label and then be heterosexual to avoid being identified as the hetero oppressive problem – which these new trends in over labeling – the opposite of bisexual do not label me from last century

https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2021/07/27/telegraph-bisexual-biphobia-letter/Hateful Telegraph reader thinks daughter’s bisexuality makes her a ‘woke snowflake’British newspaper The Daily Telegraph published a ‘grim’ and ‘biphobic’ opinion piece about a father who called his ‘woke’ daughter’s bisexuality a ‘trend’.www.pinknews.co.uk

Heterosexuals have done gay for pay and taken roles that they SHOULD NOT – LGBTQ2 need role models and accurate representation

https://www.shoutoutuk.org/2021/07/28/lets-settle-this-can-straight-actors-play-gay-roles/Let’s Settle This: Can Straight Actors Play Gay Roles? | Shout Out UKSupernova, the latest Hollywood film to feature straight actors playing gay men. It’s time for Hollywood to stop discriminating gay people.www.shoutoutuk.org

meanwhile

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/leylamohammed/dababy-apology-hiv-aids-gay-dua-lipaDaBaby Sorry For HIV Comments After Dua Lipa Condemns HimThe rapper has come under sharp criticism for comments he made at a music festival and on Instagram.www.buzzfeednews.com

https://nypost.com/2021/07/27/will-anti-gay-anita-bryant-attend-lesbian-grandkids-wedding/Will anti-gay Anita Bryant attend lesbian grandkid’s wedding?She’s blood, but she’s also one of the most homophobic anti-LGBTQ activists the world has ever known.nypost.com

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2021/07/28/ghana-lgbtq-bill/Lawmakers in Ghana seek to outlaw advocacy for gay rightsOn the list of potential offenses: organizing efforts to support sexual minorities, donating to such causes and posting encouraging messages on social media.www.washingtonpost.com

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Representation of LGBTQ2

for too long, since the start of movies and tv, where LGBTQ2 characters either suicides, murder victims or murders and for lesbians, also vampires.

so no. Fuller, this is not the character to make LGBTQ2

he is a fictional character and a cannibal.

so no thanks, that is not the represention that LGBTQ2 is going for.

https://www.menshealth.com/entertainment/a33286603/hannibal-lecter-pansexual-bryan-fuller-season-4/Hannibal Showrunner Bryan Fuller Confirms Hannibal Is Pansexual‘Hannibal’ showrunner Bryan Fuller confirmed a popular fan theory about the killer, played by Mads Mikkelsen, and hinted at what might happen in season four.www.menshealth.com

Gay child murderer is really not the representation LGBTQ2 is looking for. thanks anyway.

https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2020/07/21/nightmare-on-elm-street-freddy-krueger-robert-englund-queer-remake-gay/Gay Freddy Krueger actor wants a queer Nightmare on Elm Street remakeThe actor who played the horror movie villain Freddy Krueger in A Nightmare on Elm Street wants a queer remake of the classic film.www.pinknews.co.uk

Gay for Pay vs Representation

Posted on January 27, 2019by dykewriter

No. queer is not the acting part, the character is. eh. Caroline Evans Thats the essence of acting though… pretending to be someone else in a convincing way. Jake Gyllenhall was straight irl in Brokeback mountain. This sounds like you’re … Continue reading →

https://filmdaily.co/news/lesbian-relationship-sex-scenes/Representation matters: The best lesbian relationship sex scenes – Film DailyWe’re here to prove that lesbian sex scenes need more hype and that representation in the media really matters. Here are the best sex scenes.filmdaily.co

Why Representation Matters: LGBTQ

Posted on July 5, 2018by dykewriter

Scarlett Johansson will play a trans man, but she doesn’t get why people are mad Nina Trygg • 12 minutes ago Dear Heteros if you really want to show LGBTQ support, then stop taking the few roles that represent us support our … Continue reading →

https://www.autostraddle.com/amazon-streaming-queer-lesbian-bisexual-tv-shows/32 Lesbian, Queer & Bisexual (LGBTQ+) TV Shows Streaming Free on Amazon Prime | AutostraddleAmazon Prime has loads of TV shows for queers who love to watch queer content! View our updated list of television shows and web-series available to stream at Autostraddle.com.www.autostraddle.com

Representation and Inclusion: Multicultural World

Posted on December 30, 2016by dykewriter

Sikh NYPD officers now have the uniform option of full turbans.   Wtf The end is near Canada’s RCMP went through this in the 1990s, and it had to be pointed out that India was in the Commonwealth before Canada … Continue reading →

https://freenews.live/velma-from-scooby-doo-was-created-to-be-a-lesbian/Velma from Scooby-Doo was created to be a Lesbian | FREE NEWSProject producer Tony Cervone confirmed the fan’s guesses: he stated that Velma was always a lesbian in the 2010 animated series Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated.freenews.live

yes. but how much more of an impact had the performer doing that character being LGBTQ2?

https://www.eonline.com/ca/news/1172176/brittana-forever-celebrating-naya-rivera-s-immeasurable-impact-on-the-queer-communityBrittana Forever: Celebrating Naya Rivera’s Immeasurable Impact on the Queer Community – E! Online – CAIn the days since Naya Rivera’s tragic death, LGBTQ fans have made it clear just how impactful her groundbreaking portrayal of Glee’s Santana Lopez really was.www.eonline.comShare (2)Emoji

Black Lives Matter third March on Vancouver Pride 2019

Posted on July 28, 2019by dykewriter

Yesterday I was out of the house and not thinking about my life for most of the day. I went to Emery Barnes Park in Vancouver and walked around talking to a few people and this is the sign that … Continue reading →

https://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1195021.shtmlHigh school filmmaker releases LGBTQ film on mainstream Chinese video platforms – Global TimesOn July 13, film Forbidden Love in Heaven was released on Chinese streaming platforms. The film is notable not only because it focuses on LGBTQ issues, but also as it was made by a high school senior during his spare time.www.globaltimes.cn

https://www.vancourier.com/diversity-of-lgbtq-characters-in-film-declines-study-finds-1.24171244Diversity of LGBTQ characters in film declines, study finds | Vancouver CourierNEW YORK — Last year saw record representation of LGBTQ characters in the 118 films released by major studios, according to a new study by GLAAD. But for the third straight year, the racial diversity. . .www.vancourier.comShare

Point vs Talking Point

Posted on February 9, 2019by dykewriter

Should Straight Actors Play LGBTQ Characters? Two queer writers debate a Hollywood conundrum. nina tryggvason 13 days ago No. queer is not the acting part, the character is. eh. Caroline Evans13 days ago Thats the essence of acting though… pretending … Continue reading →

https://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/celebrity/article/3093145/5-pioneering-bollywood-stars-who-have-supported-lgbt5 pioneering Bollywood stars who have spoken up for LGBTQ+ livesThese Bollywood celebrities have used their star power to highlight and promote LGBTQ+ rights both on and off screenwww.scmp.com

the aids decade, when life was simpler

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/music/concerts/elton-cookedburgers-freddie-stole-show-insiders-view-backstage/‘Elton cooked burgers and Freddie stole the show’: an insider’s view backstage at Live AidPete Smith, an unsung hero of Live Aid and Band Aid Trust’s sole employee, shares his unique memories of the historic concert, 35 years agowww.telegraph.co.uk

meanwhile in 2020

https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/actors-speak-out-unwritten-rule-diversity-hallmarkVancouver actors speak out about “unwritten rules” limiting diversity in Hallmark films | NewsVancouver actors and casting agents are speaking out against an unwritten rule limiting diversity at Hallmark in the Vancouver film scene.dailyhive.com