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Carrie Fisher Helped Me Survive Bipolar Disorder

By now you know Saint Carrie Fisher, an iconic actress, writer, and mental health advocate, died over Christmas. While Fisher was best known to the world as Princess Leia, it was her feminism, fat acceptance, and openness about living with bipolar disorder that made her a saint to me...  Read More

The New Reality Minorities Face

"Four days before Election Night, it is a clear sky in St. Petersburg, Florida. I chat with a journalist friend at a Poytner seminar.”... Read More

Undoing Internalized Homophobia as a Queer Muslim

“That is not us, that is not our culture,” my father would reply when asked what he would say if one of his three Muslim daughters were to love another woman. Read More