March 2013 Issue

Open publication – Free publishing – More lgbtq


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In the flesh
Read more about Portland yoga teacher and musician Bibi McGill here.

Is it just us, or does the arrival of spring make you more …

Wildfang sinks its teeth into the tomboy market

Wildfang models Laurel Pantin, Megan Rapinoe, Nadia Sarwar, Hannah Blilie, and Kate Moennig. Photo by Lindsey Byrnes
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly

It’s becoming clear that 2013 is the year of the tomboy. After a lifetime of scouring men’s and boys’ departments …

News briefs: March/April 2013

University of Portland students demonstrate for an LGBTQ-inclusive nondiscrimination policy. Photo by Julie Cortez, PQ Monthly

Lonesome’s Pizza in downtown Portland has removed an anti-trans slur from its menu item after receiving complaints from the community. The menu, which is full …

Femen promotes ‘new feminism’ through topless protest

International feminist activist group Femen demonstrates on behalf of queer rights in France. Photo by Margaux Aubin, courtesy of Femen
By Nick Mattos, PQ Monthly

Feminist activist group Femen has garnered international attention for their nude and topless protests of government organizations …

Art Briefs: March/April 2013

The April 16 show of “Anything But Brilliant: A Love Story” benefits Basic Rights Oregon and Oregon United for Marriage. Photo by Gary Norman

Hot Flash Dances hosts a fundraiser for the Portland Fighting Fillies women’s football team at its March …