LGBTQ&A

Created by Jeffrey Masters Reviewed by Kit The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 5 Body Size Representation: 5 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 5 Mental Health Representation: 5 Religious Representation: 5 Own Voice: Yes LGBTQ&A is an interview-based podcast where the host, Jeffrey Masters, a gay activist and employee of the Advocate (One of the oldest gayContinue reading “LGBTQ&A”

Shadowhunters

TV Show TV-14 Created by Ed Decter Reviewed by Anonymous The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 3 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 0 Body Size Representation: 0 Gender Representation: 4 Socioeconomic Representation: 0 Mental Health Representation: 3 Religious Representation: 3 Own Voice: No **CW: self harm, addiction** This show is based off of the book series The Mortal Instruments. In this showContinue reading “Shadowhunters”

God’s Own Country

Movie Written and directed by Francis Lee Reviewed by Anonymous The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 0 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 3 Body Size Representation: 0 Gender Representation: 2 Socioeconomic Representation: 1 Mental Health Representation: 0 Religious Representation: 0 Own Voice: Yes **CW: nudity** This is a gay love story. The disability representation is a man who has a stroke. The mainContinue reading “God’s Own Country”

Superego

Webcomic By Jovian  Reviewed by Kit The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 5 Body Size Representation: 5 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 3 Mental Health Representation: 5 Religious Representation: 0 Own Voice: No **This review contains spoilers** Superego is all about a group of patients with personality disorders who are thrown together in a simulation to helpContinue reading “Superego”

Pride

Movie Rated R Directed by Matthew Warchus Reviewed by Alex Kolodney The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 0 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 4 Body Size Representation: 2.5 Gender Representation: 4 Socioeconomic Representation: 5 Mental Health Representation: 0 Religious Representation: 0 Own Voice: No Based on the true story of the group Lesbians and Gay Support the Miners, which was formed in LondonContinue reading “Pride”

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue/The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy

Book series By Mackenzi Lee Reviewed by Kit The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 5 Body Size Representation: 5 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 1 Mental Health Representation: 0 Religious Representation: 5 Own Voice: No The Montague Siblings series is a chaotic fantasy adventure saga filled with pirates, dragons, alchemy and all-round adventure. The various bigotries ofContinue reading “The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue/The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy”

The Change Series

Book By Rachel Manija Brown and Sherwood Smith  Reviewed by Kit The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 5 Body Size Representation: 5 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 0 Mental Health Representation: 5 Religious Representation: 2 Own Voice: No-though one of the authors is a therapist focused on treating PTSD The stranger Saga is a surprisingly idealistic andContinue reading “The Change Series”

Only Mostly Devastated

Book Young Adult By Sophie Gonzales  Reviewed by Valerie The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 4.5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 3.5 Body Size Representation: 4 Gender Representation: 4.5 Socioeconomic Representation: 0 Mental Health Representation: 4 Religious Representation: 0 Own Voice: No This is a really cute gay love story about Will and Ollie. Ollie is the main character and Will is theContinue reading “Only Mostly Devastated”

But I’m A Cheerleader

Movie Rated R By Jamie Babbit  Reviewed by Mia The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 3.5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 1 Body Size Representation: 2 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 1 Mental Health Representation: 2 Religious Representation: 2 Own Voice: Yes. Both the director and the screenplay writer are members of the lgbtq+ community. But I’m A Cheerleader is a story aboutContinue reading “But I’m A Cheerleader”

The Umbrella Academy

TV Show TV-14 Created by Steve Blackman, Jeremy Slater Based on the comic book series by Gerard Way Reviewed by Sam Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 3 Body Size Representation: 2 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 3 Mental Health Representation: 5 Religious Representation: 1 Own Voice: Yes The characters are very well developedContinue reading “The Umbrella Academy”