Stigma in Reporting Hate Crimes

thebicast-logo-1440x1440Published April 20, 2017
Elizabeth talks to Aunna Dennis and Kevin Hogan about the stigma surrounding reporting hate crimes
Aunna Dennis

Aunna Dennis

lawyercomm

Kevin Hogan

Kevin Hogan

Links:

To Report Hate Incidents or Request Resources:
Communitiesagainsthate.org/report
1-844-9-NO-HATE (1-844-966-4283)

Aunna Dennis: https://lawyerscommittee.org/staff/aunna-dennis/

Healing Stigma website: http://www.healingstigma.com

(music provided by Honeybird & Rorie Kelly)
monique01rorieliveblenderlarge
Transcription Services Provided By
fran bynes 02
header

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Bi Culture: Cartoonist Tara Madison Avery

thebicast-logo-1440x1440

Published July 27, 2016
Lynnette talks with the creator of the bisexual cartoon “Gooch” and board member for both Prism Comics and The LA Bi Task Force. We discuss #SDCC2016, The Bisexuality and Beyond Panel she participated in, and her work with the anthology “Alphabet” and “Anything That Loves” And get a little of what is is store for the future!!
Links:

 Prism Comics

Prism Comics is a 501c non-profit organization that promotes awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender creators, stories, characters, and readers in the comics industry. It does this through informational booths and programming at comic conventions, print and online guides to LGBT creators and comics, and the annual Queer Press Grant to assist publication of new LGBT-themed work.

Alphabet

ALPHABET was born from a scrappy little non profit that promotes LGBTQAI comics. Every year Prism Comics gives out the Queer Press Grant, but we thought we could do so much more. The Prism Comics Queer Press Grant is an annual financial grant that helps queer comics creators self publish their graphic novels, web comics, and zines. The grant is awarded to one creator, but many talented queer cartoonists apply every year. ALPHABET showcases these artists in a big sexy hard back anthology, giving them a well deserved boost to their comics careers.

ALPHABET is edited by Prism Queer Grant Chair Jon Macy (Fearful Hunter) and Prism Treasurer and Stacked Deck Press Publisher Tara Avery. This is Stacked Deck Press’s debut publication.

Anything That Loves

From confessional, personal accounts to erotic flights of fancy to undersea identity politics, this collection of comics invites the reader to step outside of the categories and explore the wild and wonderful uncharted territory between “gay” and “straight”. Winner of the Bisexual Book Award for Bisexual Non-Fiction, and included on the American Library Association’s Over the Rainbow Project book list for 2014!

Los Angeles Bi Task Force

LABTF is a non-profit that promotes education, advocacy, and cultural enrichment for the bisexual, pansexual, and fluid communities in Greater LA.

The Los Angeles Bi Task Force (LABTF) was founded in 2008 and is a 501(c)3 organization that promotes education, advocacy, and cultural enrichment for the bisexual, fluid, and pansexual communities in the Greater Los Angeles Area as well as aims to develop a future bi resource center.

Signature LABTF events include educational workshops and panels, visibility at Pride events, the annual bi arts fest to honor Celebrate Bisexuality Day, and the Bi Leaders Holiday Party.

Cheating at Solitaire

Website for comics, sketches and thoughts by T. Avery.

Find Gooch here.

Stacked Deck Press is a publisher committed to diversity and quality in comics and prose. Excellence is in the cards.
(music provided by Honeybird)
monique01Transcription Services Provided By
fran bynes 02
header

Interview: #StillBisexual With Nicole Kristal

Lynnette talks with Nicole about the #StillBisexual campaign and the book she co-authored with Mike Szymanski. The Bisexual’s Guide to the Universe: Quips, Tips, and Lists for Those Who Go Both Ways
Bisexual Yesterday Today and Tomorrow
Nicole's head 2
88c925946898f4980395056983f7cddb
Bisexual_Guide_Cover_Graphic
Links:
(music provided by: Honeybird)

Asexual Awareness Week 2014: M’s Story

We chat with M on what it means to be demisexual and relationships
IMG_563262543886688
Links:
(music provided by Honeybird)

Interview: September 23rd 2014 With Jen Yockney

thebicast-logo-1440x1440

Jen Yockney of BCN (Bisexual community News), Biphoria and The Manchester Group tells us all about The Bi Visibility Day website and why you should list your events! And the Thunderclap massive Twitter campaign on the 23rd!
10150745_632994200108845_6063908056400393866_n