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July 20, 2021
Michele Rayner, a Black woman with long black hair, sits at a table. She is wearing an orange shirt and a pearl necklace.

Florida State Rep. Michele Rayner Could Be the First Black LGBTQ Woman in Congress

Earlier this summer, Florida ​​State Rep. Michele Rayner announced that […]
July 9, 2021
Katie Barnes and Shar Jossell

The Curve Foundation Recognizes Emerging Queer Women/Non-Binary Journalists

Together with NLGJA: The Association of LGBTQ Journalists, The Curve […]
June 29, 2021
Mae Krell

Musiq Scene: Mae Krell

Following a two-year hiatus, Mae Krell made their return in early 2020 with a string of soft, folk-pop singles. Influenced by revered singer-songwriters like Bob Dylan, Phoebe Bridgers, and Gregory Alan Isakov, Krell writes intimate reflections about confronting past struggles, self-love, and personal truths.
June 24, 2021
Kumi Yokoyama

Soccer Player Kumi Yokoyama Comes Out As Trans

U.S. National Women's Soccer League player Kumi Yokoyama, 27, came out on June 19 as a transgender man. “I’m coming out now,” the Washington Spirit forward from Japan said in a YouTube video in Japanese. “In the future, I want to quit soccer and live as a man.”