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Two Spirits

LOOK: 9 Queer Thanksgiving Secrets

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Happy Thanksgiving! In honor of one of our favorite holidays, we're taking a look at some of this delicious day's biggest queer secrets. From gay p...

National Coming Out Day: Coming Out in Indian Country

Chelsey Luger | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Chelsey Luger

Being gay is a unique experience. Being Native American is a unique experience. And being a gay Native person who has been able to thrive and survive and is brave enough to share a personal story of coming out in this cutthroat world is nothing short of remarkable.

What the Hell Happened to Traditional Values Like Love?

Lydia Nibley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Lydia Nibley

Real transformation within families, groups of friends, communities, corporations, institutions, governments, and communities of faith is an inside job. Change is found in the smallest choices we make every day about how we treat each other.

A Love Letter to All of Our Indigenous/Native/Mestiza LGBTQ Familia

Coya White Hat-Artichoker | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Coya White Hat-Artichoker

This love letter was conceived in response to some recent attacks within our community against Ignacio Rivera, which we found profoundly heartbreaking to witness, and they evoked much larger implications for our community as a whole.

Is Gay Marriage a Civil Right?

Nigel Barber | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics
Nigel Barber

Redefining marriage as a civil right strips it of its defining feature as a reproductive union. This problem is seldom explicitly acknowledged. Yet, it is expressed indirectly in the semantics of the gay marriage debate.

Two-Spirit People: Gays Accepted by Native Americans

Charles Orgbon | Posted 09.17.2012 | Teen
Charles Orgbon

American Indian traditionalists see a person's character as a reflection of their spirit. Transgender persons are seen as doubly blessed, having both the spirit of a man and the spirit of a woman.

Two Spirits: Overlapping Identities for First Nations People

Coya White Hat-Artichoker | Posted 08.13.2011 | Media
Coya White Hat-Artichoker

The memory we bring forth as First Nations people is of a time and way of life where LGBTQI folks were accepted. Fred's legacy goes beyond tacit racism and cultural appropriation.

Starz Denver Film Festival: What Movies Will You See? (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The 32nd annual Starz Denver Film Festival begins this Thursday, bringing Denver 11 days with more than 200 films from 40 different countries. Scr...