Greta Christina

Greta Christina HeadshotGreta Christina has been writing professionally since 1989, on topics including atheism, sexuality and sex-positivity, LGBT issues, politics, culture, and whatever crosses her mind. She is on the speakers bureaus of the Secular Student Alliance and the Center for Inquiry. She is editor of the Best Erotic Comics anthology series, and of Paying For It: A Guide by Sex Workers for Their Clients. Her writing has appeared in multiple magazines and newspapers, including Ms., Penthouse, Chicago Sun-Times, On Our Backs, Skeptical Inquirer, and numerous anthologies, including Everything You Know About God is Wrong and three volumes of Best American Erotica. Her most recent book is Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless. She lives in San Francisco with her wife, Ingrid. You can email her at greta (at) gretachristina (dot) com, and follow her on Twitter at @GretaChristina.

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Why Progressives Should Stop Using Violent Rhetoric

Date: July 1, 2015, 4:21 pm
(Content note: hate and threats, including violently misogynist hatred and threats of rape and death.) Progressives condemn the hateful vitriol aimed at feminist women. Why do we aim it at people we don’t like? As you probably know, Texas pastor and conservative activist Rick Scarborough recently commented on the right-wing Christian fight against same-sex marriage, […]

Keeping Up the Momentum: Support The #MyNameIs Campaign

Date: July 1, 2015, 3:51 pm
I’m writing this to other queers — and I’m writing it to straight/ cisgender allies. Last Friday, when the Supreme Court ruling came in about same-sex marriage, I wrote this: We won marriage. Let’s take this weekend to celebrate. It’s Pride Weekend in San Francisco and in many other cities: let’s take this weekend to […]

Keeping Up the Momentum: Support the National Center for Lesbian Rights

Date: June 30, 2015, 4:48 pm
I’m writing this to other queers — and I’m writing it to straight/ cisgender allies. Last Friday, when the Supreme Court ruling came in about same-sex marriage, I wrote this: We won marriage. Let’s take this weekend to celebrate. It’s Pride Weekend in San Francisco and in many other cities: let’s take this weekend to […]

Keeping Up the Momentum: Support the Transgender Law Center

Date: June 29, 2015, 5:55 pm
I’m writing this to other queers — and I’m writing it to straight/ cisgender allies. Last Friday, when the Supreme Court ruling came in about same-sex marriage, I wrote this: We won marriage. Let’s take this weekend to celebrate. It’s Pride Weekend in San Francisco and in many other cities: let’s take this weekend to […]

Marriage Equality, the Supreme Court, and Election Day 2016 – A Meme

Date: June 26, 2015, 10:28 pm
I made a meme! Rainbow flag background, with text that reads: Celebrating marriage equality? Remember that this was a 5-4 decision. On Election Day 2016, remember: Supreme Court appointments matter. Please share if you feel so inspired.