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15 Feminist Baby Names For Women's History Month

Mallory Moss | Posted 03.08.2017 | Parents
Mallory Moss

It is women’s history month and what better way to honor the past by naming the future? The following 15 female names reflect three hundred years of...

Tilda Swinton's Email To Margaret Cho Is Textbook White Feminism

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 03.17.2017 | Women

In an email about her upcoming film role as a mystic Asian character, Tilda Swinton went ahead and unleashed her white feminism powers. Comedian Marga...

Tilda Swinton Releases Margaret Cho Emails About 'Doctor Strange' Whitewashing

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 12.17.2016 | Entertainment

Everyone in Hollywood has apparently learned a lesson from the Taylor Swift/Kim Kardashian Snapchat debacle of 2016: always keep your receipts. On Wed...

Fresh LGBT Movie Tip: Hurricane Bianca

Wolfe Video | Posted 09.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Wolfe Video

The highly anticipated new movie from Wolfe Releasing, Hurricane Bianca is coming to theaters, DVD and digital. Check out the wildly popular trailer a...

In God We Don't Trust: Growing American Secular Movement Rallies in D.C. Today (Live Video)

Art Levine | Posted 06.04.2016 | Religion
Art Levine

They may be the most invisible interest group in American politics: secular Americans. But attendees of the "Reason Rally" at the Lincoln Memorial on Saturday, where as many as 30,00 atheists, agnostics, freethinkers and their allies are expected to attend, want to see that change.

This Asian Girl Anthem Is For 'Brash Yellow Girls' Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Krithika Varagur | Posted 06.03.2016 | Impact

The incisive ode to Asian girls you’ve been waiting for is here. Rapper Awkwafina and comedian Margaret Cho dropped the video "Green Tea" on the las...

Margaret Cho on Being a Survivor, Morality on the Internet and Some Truly Bizarre Snacks

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 05.26.2016 | Entertainment
Elysabeth Alfano

In true Cho fashion, she is warm, outspoken and very human in her responses about being a sexual abuse survivor, her larger-than-life voice, and her favorite, truly bizarre, on-the-road snack.

Margaret Cho Reveals Devastating Details About Anna Nicole Smith's Last Days

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 04.15.2016 | Entertainment

In the mid-1990s, Anna Nicole Smith was one of the most famous models in the world. She posed for both Playboy and Guess in ads that are still imitate...

A Revealing Q & A with Suzanne Whang of the New Comedy Film, A Weekend With The Family

Xaque Gruber | Posted 03.31.2017 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

A Weekend With The Family plays like an African-American version of Meet The Parents with just as many, if not more, laughs. In the film, Whang plays Sue Clancy, a traditional Korean-born woman married to a black man named John (Dorien Wilson).

Margaret Cho Joins E!'s 'Fashion Police' As Newest Co-Host

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 12.17.2015 | Entertainment

Margaret Cho is officially a member of the "Fashion Police," Variety reports. The actress and comedian is set to join E!'s fashion talk show when it...

I Mean Something: The Latest Chapter in the Teaches of Peaches (PHOTOS)

Logan Lynn | Posted 10.26.2016 | Queer Voices
Logan Lynn

Like many of you out there, from the very first moment I heard The Teaches of Peaches, I was hooked. With the release of her first new album in six years, Rub, Peaches is back just as you remember her: Super. Fucking. Cool.

Women Read The Mean Tweets They Received For Supporting Abortion

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Women

Abortion Tweet Theater from A Is For on Vimeo. Women who joined an online movement supporting reproductive rights were greeted with nasty responses. A...

Margaret Cho's Mom Taught Her About Gay People With...Porn

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

These days, Margaret Cho is basically an expert in all things gay, but that wasn't always the case. Once upon a time, the comedian got a lesson in hom...

Margaret Cho: Trolls Who Call Me 'Fat And Ugly' Are Admitting Defeat

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.23.2015 | Women

Margaret Cho has a simple philosophy for dealing with degrading comments about herself: If you're debating a woman and you stoop to calling her "fat" ...

Margaret Cho Opens Up About Suffering Years Of Sexual Abuse, Rape

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.04.2015 | Women

In a harrowing interview with Billboard, Margaret Cho revealed she suffered years of sexual abuse at the hands of a family friend as a child. “I ha...

Hook Up Apps Are the Wrong Arena to Demand Equality

Jessica Joseph | Posted 08.10.2016 | Queer Voices
Jessica Joseph

It's up to you, especially if you are not in the mainstream to re-define for a new LGBT generation what is considered a heroic, erotic, queer ideal.

What Exactly Is 'Gay Voice'?

Richard William Allen | Posted 07.27.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard William Allen

Throughout my adult life, I've found myself thinking, If only I sounded straighter, the world would be my oyster. Or, less ambitiously, I would be knee-deep in men wanting to have sex with me, if only I didn't sound so gay.

Stargayzing's David Munk Interviews David Thorpe, Director of the New Documentary Do I Sound Gay?

David Munk | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Munk

Speaking of interviews and gay voices, I was so pleased to be given the opportunity to interview David Thorpe just a few minutes after attending the screening.

Margaret Cho's Comedy Career Began With A 'Terrible' Lie To Jerry Seinfeld

OWN | Posted 07.08.2015 | OWN

Everyone has to start somewhere. Though Margaret Cho is now a famed comedian who has sold out shows across the country, her entry into the comedy w...

Here's What Hollywood Would Look Like If Women Ran The Show

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.26.2015 | Women

What would it look like if women ran Hollywood? In an industry where less than 10 percent of the top 250 grossing films are directed by women, Margare...

A New Era for Asian Americans in Starring Roles

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 04.23.2015 | Entertainment
Jimmy Nguyen

As more Asian faces star in American entertainment projects, they communicate an important message to everyone watching: Asian Americans are capable of playing any role -- not just on camera, but also in life.

Fresh Off the Boat: What Do We Want Out of an Asian American TV Show?

Khanh Ho | Posted 04.12.2015 | Entertainment
Khanh Ho

For the most part, Eddie Huang's show has been hailed by Asian American boosters as a smashing success. White guys who wear track suits stand behind it. Asian guys who aspire to a certain kind of edginess dig its groovy hip hop stylings and in-your-face-stick-it-to-the-man street vernacular. But I actually found it a depressing show.

'We Have to Please Ourselves First': Sex Talk With Margaret Cho

NBC | EMIL GUILLERMO | Posted 02.03.2015 | Women

More than two decades after bringing the first Asian-American family sitcom to network television with "All-American Girl," Margaret Cho is back in an...

The Problem With The Interview Movie -- Forgetfulness

Dan Kovalik | Posted 03.15.2015 | World
Dan Kovalik

What troubles me most about a movie such as The Interview is that, rather than spur debate about the U.S.'s role in the world, it actually shuts down and forecloses such discussion.

Margaret Cho's Golden Globes Bit Accused Of Racism

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler didn't shy away from controversial topics during Sunday's Golden Globes, but some viewers felt one of their bits went too far...