Category Archives: LGBTQ

Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup

Let’s see if I remember how to do this. Grand Prairie man who shot and killed his family at his son’s 11th birthday party was “eerily calm” before the crime. The intrepid trend-spotting reporters of Tyler, TX have discovered this … Continue reading

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Protecting Pets Against Domestic Violence: Looks Good For Lawmakers, But It’s A Drop In The Bucket

[Ed. Note: Readers, please welcome to HayLadies! our newest contributor SGB. SGB immigrated to Houston, Texas when she was eight years old. Since then, she’s realized she’s a Texan at heart. She found her inner feminist at Texas A&M University … Continue reading

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Carlos Vasquez Takes On Forth Worth’s “Downtown” Establishment

I wrote the cover story for this week’s Dallas Voice, wherein I profiled Dr. Carlos Vasquez, the only openly gay school board member ever elected in Texas. But Vasquez says the city’s impenetrable downtown establishment causes much more of a … Continue reading

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Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup

Have you recovered from celebrating America’s birthday? NPR notices that abortion is a kind of this political battleground thing. Austin’s KXAN reports entire story about dudes caught having sex in a truck, prints one of their names in the sub-head. … Continue reading

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Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup

Hooray, Friday! I hate everything. Evidence from a slew of Texas teachers having sex with their students suggests we BLAME TEH TECHNOLOGIEZ. Rick Perry doesn’t really give a fuck about international law. Because of the Texas Legislature’s funding cuts, the … Continue reading

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Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup

And lo, we soldier on. Remember that time when anti-choicers just said they didn’t want to give public money to abortion providers? Yeah, well, in an attempt to put Planned Parenthood out of business, the Texas legislature has ensured that, … Continue reading

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Texas Sex and Gender News Roundup

Oh my word, it’s Friday. Tomorrow I’m going to drive to Kilgore, TX in an attempt to win $10,005 in a Dallas Mavericks giveaway. Wish me luck? What are you doing this weekend? A soccer coach from Garland, TX has … Continue reading

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