A space for talking about LGBTQ experiences in St. Louis.

 Written by students in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program at WashU, this blog is an exploration of the intersection of theory, practice, and community outreach.

Recent Blog Posts

One Journey for Reproductive Rights

One Journey for Reproductive Rights
As the start of the school year waits persistently just around the corner, it’s a good time to reflect on where we’ve been this summer and reorganize for where we want to go in the coming year. In my own personal reflection, the July 30th legal action that Planned Parenthood and the ACLU have brought […]

Let’s Get Active!

Let’s Get Active!
* Queer and Women's Sports in STL * As the St. Louis summer gets into full swing, we have a lot to be celebrating! Our St. Louis Blues brought home the Stanley Cup for the first time in history and the St. Louis Football Club has reached the quarterfinals for this year’s Lamar Hunt U.S. […]

Imprisoning Mothers and Penalizing Children

Imprisoning Mothers and Penalizing Children
While speaking at the Gender Impacts: Mothers and Reentry conference one Friday in March, St. Louis County Circuit Court Judge Michael Burton addressed the importance of restorative justice; the significant need for relationship building between those interacting in the legal system and those who work within it; and the meaningful change that treatment courts are […]

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