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The Stolen Generation

By Trina Otero Have you heard of the Stolen Generation? These are the children who were forcibly taken from their families up until the 1970s. In 1869 the Aboriginal Protection Act was put into place in Australia, which "made Victoria the first Colony to enact a comprehensive scheme to regulate the lives of Aboriginal people. … Continue reading The Stolen Generation

When Did Heteros Choose to be Straight?

"Cause I tried to be white for a day and it just didn't work out like I'd hoped." By Dominic Dorsey, Contributing Writer & Activist I just found out something fascinating. I was corrected in a conversation by someone who said LGBT rights aren't a social justice or civil rights issue because it's a choice. "You … Continue reading When Did Heteros Choose to be Straight?

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Grandmother Willow, Caterpillar, and Mr. Ant

By Trina Otero I went for a fast cardio walk in my sacred place and noticed how beautiful and lush it has become. This place is a-bloom, so alive, colorful, green, homing creation -- new and old. My sacred place is a mirror of me - my transformation and growth. Our growth. I am It … Continue reading Grandmother Willow, Caterpillar, and Mr. Ant