Desiree Akhavan Is Changing The Way We See Bisexuality On Screen
Critics are really excited about Appropriate Behavior. Bisexual woman everywhere are even more excited about what's next for the woman who wrote it.
How A Catholic Mom Learned To Love Her Trans Son — And His Wife
Liam Lowery talks with BuzzFeed about coming out to his parents as trans, and why it's just as important to hear from families who have learned to love their LGBT kids without reservation.
This Woman Wrote A Book With Almost No Male Characters And Women Love It
With Women, Chloe Caldwell proves great literature doesn't require the voices of men.
How 18 People Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder
BuzzFeeders let us know how they beat the lowest of winter blues.
Janet Mock Raised More Than $9,000 To Send Books To Trans People In Prison
And that's after meeting her initial goal of $5,000 in one day.
The Definitive Home-For-The-Holidays Survey
'Tis the season to be forced into small spaces with your bloodline.
Ferguson Library Sees Huge Spike In Donations Overnight
With an unexpected five figures to work with, the director of Ferguson Library has big plans to serve his ravaged community.
Meanwhile In America, Brown Girls Are Still Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson won the National Book Award for Young People's Literature and she deserved better than a racist joke.
15 Historical Queer Women Who Need Their Own Biopic Right Now
And, while we're at it, it's time for Hollywood to cast transgender actors in films about transgender people.
"American Horror Story" And The Extraordinary Journey Of Erika Ervin
Playing Amazon Eve is just the latest remarkable moment in Erika Ervin's amazing life. Ervin — an actor, model, lawyer, and fitness instructor — talks to BuzzFeed News about what she has learned along the way to Ryan Murphy's Freak Show.
Between Girls: A Conversation With Lena Dunham
On being a woman, writing in the age of the internet, and making friends on Twitter.
Alison Bechdel Is The Ultimate Genius "Dyke To Watch Out For"
The day after winning a $625,000 grant from the MacArthur Foundation, author and illustrator Alison Bechdel spoke to BuzzFeed News about what happens when you're no longer an underground sensation.
11 Times Viola Davis Was So Brilliant She Almost Made Us Angry
“I don’t have any time to stay up all night worrying about what someone who doesn’t love me has to say about me."
"OITNB" Actress Dascha Polanco Gets Real About Her Hair
Dascha Polanco sets the record straight about her new do, and why we should expect more surprises from her in the future. "As I'm speaking to you, my 6-year-old has my wig on. He's a superhero right now. It's so cute!"
How Andreja Pejić Fashioned Her Own Version Of Womanhood
"Do you want to spend the rest of your life wondering what it would be like to feel completely comfortable in your own body?"