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Living authentically, JP Davis

JP Davis, Ashland, Kentucky What does the word queer mean to you? How do you identify? For me, the term Queer signifies Freedom. Freedom to be oneself without fear of bias, discrimination, persecution, or hate.  For someone who proudly identifies as Queer is making a statement of strength, empowerment, and leadership.  For me, I identify …

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Kentucky’s Gender inclusive apparel brand gives back

What is BLoFISH? We are a clothing company based in Louisville, KY. Known for our amazingly soft fabrics, All 4 All message, being gender neutral, and our 10% giveback program. We were founded in 2014 and opened our first store in Louisville in 2016. We are still small, but have a solid online presence and …

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LGBTQ+ Republican voters exist, openly mock majority of Queer views

By Deena Lilygren A few months ago, Queer Kentucky’s Instagram featured a snapshot of a young gay Kentuckian enjoying a drink on a Churchill Downs balcony. As always, the snapshot was accompanied by the subject’s bio, which in this case included a quotation about how hard it was to be a gay Republican. The queer …

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