Plane Queer: Labor, Sexuality, and AIDS in the History of Male Flight Attendants

An interesting review of a new book published in the USA that looks at a (literally) unspoken aspect of queer history – the male flight attendant. The book also looks at how the murder of a male flight attendant spawned what would later become known as the “gay panic defence”
The review comes from www.labornotes.org

LGBT History Month US Day 2

LGBT History Month USA’s Day 2 icon is Gloria Anzaldua. A leading scholar of feminist, queer and Chicana theories, Gloria was the first author to combine these subjects in poetry, narrative and autobiographical works. She helped build a multicultural feminist movement and called for people of different races to move forward together. To read the full biog go here