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!

LGBT 'pilgrims,' representing different types of families, will attend the event next year in Philadelphia and hope for an audience with the pontiff.

November 18 2014 2:04 PM

Sexuality isn't that simple. Are there women out there who dislike going down?

November 18 2014 1:16 PM

This season is going to be WILD!

November 17 2014 8:09 PM

Do you think you know your stuff from kd lang to Tegan and Sara? Test your knowledge here!

November 17 2014 7:01 PM

The MSNBC host had a book to recommend to her viewers this week.

November 17 2014 6:31 PM

Might the Supreme Court pick a Michigan case to consider marriage equality?

November 17 2014 6:02 PM