The Trials of Triumphs of Being a Black Lesbian

In general, the experience of African-American lesbians tends to be marginalized in the LGBTQ community; Caucasian lesbians are over-represented in media and public spaces. Additionally, black lesbians deal wit...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Nov. 17

1)A gay Duke University student threatened with death decides to speak out. At about 3 a.m. on Nov. 5, someone scrawled graffiti in a Duke University freshman dorm. It read, “Death to all fags @Jack.” “Jack” is...
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Atlanta lesbians show straight girls how to please their man during Final Four


It's Michigan versus Louisville on Monday and sports fans are flooding Atlanta's streets — some lucky enough to have tickets to the big dance, others packed like sardines into bars with big screen TVs.

And, of course, there are those avoiding all the chaos and watching the Final Four in the comfort of their home, with their girlfriends.

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[Video] Lesbian parents address anti-gay Mich. mayor Janice Daniels

Lesbian couple addresses anti-gay Michigan mayor

This past June, when Facebook asked Troy, Mich., resident Janice Daniels "What's on your mind?" she answered with the kind of venom we're all used to seeing from irresponsible right-wing nut bags:

"I think I am going to throw away my I Love New York carrying bag now that queers can get married there."

It took a while, but the post eventually made headlines after Daniels was elected mayor of Troy and even got the attention of our cartoonist, Mike Ritter. See his 'toon here.

Daniels apologized, but affirmed that she believed marriage is between one man and one woman. You know, because no one can take away her right to be bigoted.