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!

Radical activist, blogger, and attorney Cathy Brennan claims a San Francisco writer 'maligned' her in an online post about MichFest, lesbians, and trans women.

7:20 PM

These women in bow ties will make you want to bust yours out, or put one on somebody else.

6:36 PM

They've been open and affectionate with each other going back 10 years to when it was so much less accepted.

5:47 PM

Before now, the pop singer has danced around publicly defining her sexuality, refusing to be labeled and calling herself 'open to every single thing.' Now, she's made that official.

5:30 PM

It's a hard thing to face...

3:30 PM

The lesbian bar is dying all over America, but these holdouts deserve applause and patronage.

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