Category Archives: History

Past events that shaped the modern LGBT+ community

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews on Historical Gay Offenses

This is a few days late, but as I’m amassing my links, I’m posting those I think are immensely important to the LGBT community worldwide. Victoria Apologises for Historic Gay Offenses From the article: “Victorian premier Daniel Andrews has issued … Continue reading

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Brain Pickings: Greatest Queer Love Letters

Originally posted on H.L.N.:
Greatest LGBT Love Letters of All Time This article brought me to my knees,¬†and added a entirely new list of books to my must reads… Oh how wonderful, these letters, these love stories. The…

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Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt

Hey, all: Not necessarily Cherik related, with the exception that this is a very good insight into the start of the AIDS epidemic in the early 1980s, covering the year 1983 in which XMA is set. About halfway through the … Continue reading

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Outrage 69: The Political Climate of FC and DoFP

I wanted to share this documentary with all of you. I have a theory that the X-Men films are meant to be viewed through the lens of the time in which they’re set, and in order to do that, you’ve … Continue reading

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