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SF Dyke March Breaks Out, Reclaims Route

By Liz Highleyman | Jul 4
To the sound of drums and chants of "Whose streets? Our streets!" thousands of women broke away from the planned route of the annual Dyke March and crossed police lines to follow the traditional route that passes lesbian community landmarks.

Comedy in Dallas? Cho Enough!

NATIONAL | By Jenny Block | May 5
Margaret Cho is heading to Dallas for shows at the Addison Improv May 8-10, and she shared her thoughts about women's bodies, LGBT rights and bullying.

Britney Stinson Says Women Hit Hard in Orlando Anarchy

SPORTS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 29
In Florida, player Britney Stinson, a new member of the team Orlando Anarchy, is finding out that the hits come even harder when teammates are paying to play.

Pat Benatar Launches 35th Anniversary Tour

MUSIC | By EDGE | Apr 28
Rock superstars Pat Benatar and Neil "Spyder" Giraldo are celebrating their latest musical milestone with the release of the CD/DVD set, "Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo: The 35th Anniversary Tour" on April 28.

Award-Winning Actors, Directors Discuss Sexual Violence at 'Nirbhaya'

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 27
The electrifying new docudrama "Nirbhaya" made its North American premiere at Culture Project's Lynn Redgrave Theater, complete with a series of talkbacks.

MPTs Protect Women from HIV, STIs and Unplanned Pregnancies

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 24
Researchers at CAMI Health, led by coordinator Dr. Bethany Young Holt, are searching for Multipurpose Prevention Technologies to protect against HIV, STIs and pregnancy.

Lesbian Couple Takes Turns Getting Pregnant

FAMILY | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 22
A lesbian couples is getting Interwebs famous for posting photos of their growing family.

The Dinah Shores Up 25 Years of Lesbian Festivities

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Kelsy Chauvin | Apr 22
Club Skirts: The Dinah descended on the southern California desert over Easter weekend 2015, marking the celebration's 25th anniversary. With about 15,000 attendees, the annual festival is considered one of the biggest lesbian events in the world.

Boston Hosts 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 22
Funny women and their fans head to Boston today for The 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival, held from April 22-26 in various venues in Cambridge and Boston.

'Red Flamboyant' Looks at Vietnamese Women with HIV/AIDS

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 21
Performances begin on April 24 for the world premiere production of Don Nguyen's "Red Flamboyant," based on the true story of a small group of women living with HIV/AIDS.

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