Brave New World: How Shadowhunters Navigates Alec Lightwood’s Story In a Storm of Subtext

“I love you too, Alec.” These words, uttered by Shadowhunters’ Jace Lightwood only five episodes into the first season, were all I needed to confirm what I thought was happening. I’m not surprised that the Freeform network’s Mortal Instruments adaptation … Continue reading Brave New World: How Shadowhunters Navigates Alec Lightwood’s Story In a Storm of Subtext

Five Great, Recent LGBT Films that Are Unconventional (by Being Conventional)

Our media’s cultural mirror has rapidly evolved during the last half-decade to reflect a more realistic myriad of non-heterosexual experiences. From asexual to pansexual, it’s refreshing to see those often kept in the dark given the spotlight. What’s more, we’re … Continue reading Five Great, Recent LGBT Films that Are Unconventional (by Being Conventional)

The Olympic Committee Has Modified Its Guidelines Regarding Trans Athletes

Transgender athletes are able to compete in The Olympics without sexual reassignment surgery, as of Monday. The International Olympic Committee officially updated its guidelines for trans athletes, stating, “It is necessary … that trans athletes are not excluded from the … Continue reading The Olympic Committee Has Modified Its Guidelines Regarding Trans Athletes