Tag: Acceptance

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No Justice No Pride: Explained

Capital Pride’s annual parade was blocked this year by a group known as No Justice No Pride. Like many others, when I heard about the protest, I assumed it was just another homophobic group demanding […]

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Why We Should Thank The People Who Broke Our Heart

Getting your heart broken sucks. Tremendously. It spans the spectrum of inability to drag ourselves out of bed-utter devastation to unbearable, cringeworthy proclamations to the entire bar about how your ex was a dick, or […]

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A Call for Religious Literacy

In my earlier years, my straight-from-the-village Mom and Dad dragged me to St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church weekly. I remember finding the service painfully boring. To pass the time, I’d examine the way light bent […]

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Women’s Clothing: Why I Choose Fit Over Size

I went shopping in the plus size section of a store for the first time ever a couple days ago. Looking over at the “regular” sizes with anxiety, I thought, “isn’t that the side I […]