Women

The history of gay women is long and storied. From the creation of western civilization, same-sex attraction between women underlies some of the greatest works of art, from Sappho’s poetry to Gertrude Stein’s writing to the revolutionary thought of Audre Lorde. While history has privileged the experiences of gay men over that of gay women, they have existed side-by-side since day one, fighting many of the same struggles, and celebrating many of the same victories. Pride has the newest stories about the culture of gay women, from political struggles to health issues to representation is popular media. Check it out!

Rosie O'Donnell's character, Roberta, was supposed to be a lesbian, but test screenings scared off the studio, King says.

October 25 2015 9:07 AM

The Pretty Little Liars star plays Juliet in a fascinating, super-queer short of Romeo and Juliet, which screens at Newfest this weekend. 

October 24 2015 1:00 PM

Karen Paull (left) and Wendy Robbins say legal marijuana, like marriage equality, is coming to all 50 states. In the meantime, the women are making cannabis entrepreneurs rich and giving a platform to the drug's reported benefits with The Marijuana Show.

October 23 2015 1:20 PM

Is it part of a trend, or just a minor set back?

October 23 2015 12:35 PM
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