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The Blessings of Cynthia Cervantes and Travis Gumbs

New York-Film

Cynthia Cervantes Gumbs and Travis Gumbs revisit and share their dreamy Mexico wedding in a new short film, "Blessings," created and directed by Sonia Malfa. 

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Ericka Hart on Self-Care, Black History Month & Beyond

London-Stand Up

Activist and sexual educator Ericka Hart brought her unstoppable energy to the Library Lounge this month. But before her spirited call-to-arms, we asked the icon a few questions of our own.

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Up All Night with gal-dem

London-Stand Up

Gal-dem’s political editor, Leah Cowan, helps us start the new decade on the right foot

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International Women's Day 2020

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On International Women’s Day, The Standard celebrates every woman. Join us across our properties the days surrounding March 8th for parties, panels, events and more. 

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Untitled (Questions) at Frieze Los Angeles

Los Angeles-Art

Artist Barbara Kruger makes her signature sans-serif statement in a new series of Untitled (Questions) for Frieze Los Angeles

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BBZ or "Babes" is Building Spaces for Marginalized People

London-Stand Up

How would you react if someone told you they'd started a collective (or a movement, if you want) for the need of deeper and more expansive friendships? Enthralled, am I right? That's exactly how I felt when Tia Simon-Campbell, co-founder of South East London-based BBZ, told me that exact thing. She, alongside Naeem Davis, started the organization to help build intentional spaces for queer, trans and non-binary people of color. Currently, the members consist of spoken word poets, writers, casting directors, DJs, dancers and more from across all of London. Now, 3 years after the inauguration, more than ever the group feels like they are able to inhabit and participate in spaces all over the British capital. But the mission doesn't stop there. We met up with Tia during The Standard, London's celebratory dinner for BBZ alternative graduate show...

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