BY Elle Brosh
on Jun 18, 2014
For the passed couple of decades, Native American activists and advocacy groups have been campaigning for Washington D.C.'s NFL football team, The Redskins, to change its blatantly racist name and logo. Although there is a law that prohibits the trademarking of offensive racial terms, all law suits, legal fights, and canvassing have been unfairly ineffective.
However, more recently, the battle has gained the national attention it deserves after a California tribe bought airtime during Game 3 of the NBA finals on June 10th. Read More
BY Michelle Beiter
on Apr 30, 2014
Laverne Cox, star of Orange Is The New Black and activist for trans* rights, awareness and visibility is at work with Logo and MTV to produce a new documentary that will follow the lives of four transgendered teens and young adults between the ages of 14-24. This new film will proceed Cox’s previous production debut: a documentary on the life and case of CeCe McDonald, a TWOC that was arrested and charged with accidental murder after defending herself from a racist, transphobic attack in Minneapolis. Read More
BY Intern Stephanie V.
on Dec 17, 2009
Over here at BUST, we're all big fans of RuPaul. Ru is slammin', sassy, and saucy which makes us way excited for the return of Drag Race. And yes, dah-lings, that means RuPalin is back in action.
Given the amount of fabulous that is RuPaul, how can you not love her? Check out these two awesome tidbits o' Ru wisdom:
"If you don't love yourself, how the hell you gonna love somebody else?"
"I've dedicated my career to fighting the mundane. Read More