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Laverne Cox Poses Nude to Empower Black Trans Women

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 17
Actress and transgender activist Laverne Cox is hoping to empower black trans women with her stunningly beautiful black and white nude photos shoot for Allure magazine.

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Chinese Activist More Determined After Lockup

By Didi Tang and Jack Chang | Apr 19
The most prominent of five recently released Chinese women's rights activists feels her dedication to the cause has grown stronger after spending 37 days in detention with interrogators who blew smoke onto her face and insulted her sexual orientation

Dykes to Watch Out For... When You're on Broadway

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 18
Alison Bechdel's autobiographical graphic novel "Fun Home" goes from the page to the stage.

Laverne Cox Poses Nude to Empower Black Trans Women

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 17
Actress and transgender activist Laverne Cox is hoping to empower black trans women with her stunningly beautiful black and white nude photos shoot for Allure magazine.

Sandra Bernhard Plays San Francisco's Regency Ballroom

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
On Friday, May 1, Sandra Bernhard will bring her new live show, "Sandra Bernhard is #blessed" at San Francisco's Regency Ballroom.

Rock a Jumpsuit: 2 Sides to Trendy One-Pieces

Apr 16
Awards nights are usually reserved for showstopping gowns, but it one swoop, Robin Wright resisted the norm in a backless Ralph Lauren custom jumpsuit done in ivory as a contemporary take on the lady tuxedo.

Gay Marriage Issue Complicates Immigration, Motherhood

Apr 16
When Valeria Tanco and Sophy Jesty began dating during post-graduate veterinary training at Cornell University, their relationship faced more than the usual run of hurdles.

HER Lesbian Dating and Social App Launches New Site for Phoenix

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 16
After thousands of requests from gay, bisexual and non-binary women in Phoenix and Tuscon, CEO and Founder Robyn Exton has opened a portal of her meet-up site HER (formerly known as DAATCH) in Arizona.

Beauty with a Thought: Efva Attling

By Matthew Wexler | Apr 15
Swedish jewelry designer Efva Attling combines unique designs with a thoughtful mission to support LGBT rights around the globe.

NCLR's Kate Kendell Honors Gay Pioneer Barbara Gittings

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 14
The National Center for Lesbian Rights Kate Kendell will pay tribute to pioneer Barbara Gittings at the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration on July 4 at Independence Hall.

Clinton's Decision: The Long Road to a Second Campaign

Apr 14
This account of how Hillary Rodham Clinton decided to run for president a second time is based on interviews with nearly 20 people who spent significant time with her as she recovered from her stunning loss to President Barack Obama in 2008.

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