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Opinion—Drake’s new song “Girls Want Girls” fetishizes lesbians and queerbaits

Opinion—Drake’s new song “Girls Want Girls” fetishizes lesbians and queerbaits

Katarina Rothhorn, Features Editor October 13, 2021
He doesn’t just manage to objectify and fetishize women-loving-women relationships, but he simultaneously undermines those who identify as lesbians and the authenticity of their identity.
Spotlight on Queers and Allies

Spotlight on Queers and Allies

Katarina Rothhorn June 4, 2021

Queers and Allies aims to create a safe space for students and faculty of all different backgrounds and identities. They host weekly, non-mandatory meetings where members play games, make crafts and can...

Photo courtesy of Queers & Allies
G-L-A-M-O-R-O-U-S­—Drag queen Aurora Gozmic, originally from Marquette, Michigan is one of the six performers in the 24th Annual show.

Community to celebrate drag kings, queens

Benjamin Bures February 13, 2020

Colorful lights flash on stage, illuminating a room of more than a thousand audience members in suspense. As fog begins to roll, the kings and queens of drag emerge to flaunt their glamour and abilities. ...

Photo courtesy of Kendra Laupp
GAINING SUPPORT—Executive board members of Queers and Allies Kendra Laupp (front-left) and Kat Ehrig (front-right) join other LGBTQ+ supporters during Marquette Comes Out at the Ore Dock Brewing Co. this fall. Organizations, clubs and general supporters joined together to embrace the LGBTQ+ community.

Queers and Allies creates safe space for all

Mary Voet February 5, 2020

There are few student organizations at NMU that can proudly proclaim that their club is open to anyone on campus, and Queers and Allies (Q&A) are part of that small population. “Basically, if...

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