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What the New Rules on Birth Control Mean for You

May 15, 2015

You may have seen the buzz this week around the new guidance around birth control. This is exciting news! Health and Human Service… Read more »

Posted by Thelma Hernandez

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What the Class of 2015 Won’t Have

May 11, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education recently released its National Postsecondary Student Aid Study. Congratulations Class of 2015! Yo… Read more »

Posted by Guest Blogger


I Didn’t Love My Newborn

May 7, 2015

I didn’t love my newborn. I had loved him before he was born. Through the pregnancy complications, the month of bed rest, I had lo… Read more »

Posted by Thelma Hernandez


How ‘Diversity in the Workplace’ is Still Failing Women

May 5, 2015

Last week I had a phone interview with a consulting agency. The agency is focused on targeting racial and ethnic minorities to bet… Read more »

Posted by Caitlin

Gender, Just Like Sexuality, is a Spectrum

May 1, 2015

Last week I wrote about sexuality and how contrary to what we have been raised to believe, sexuality exists on a fluid spectrum. T… Read more »

Posted by Paul

Child Free by Choice

April 30, 2015

Our society is based in many ways on children and families. Our culture devotes massive amounts of time and resources to the raisi… Read more »

Posted by Kadijah


Understanding Obergefell v. Hodges

April 27, 2015

Tomorrow, the Supreme Court will be hearing oral arguments for Obergefell v. Hodges, a pivotal case addressing same-sex marriage…. Read more »

Posted by Caitlin

The Importance of Acknowledging the Spectrum of Sexuality

April 24, 2015

photo by Eric Rolph at Wikipedia Something that’s often hard for me to navigate as a queer person is the own intersections of my i… Read more »