Topics :: Lesbian

Lez in the Dez: Club Skirts the Dinah Brings 20,000 to Palm Springs

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Apr 19, 2014
Club Skirts The Dinah marked its 24th year in Palm Springs and more than 20,000 lesbians came out to play, proving that gay men don’t have a lockdown on the high velocity party scene.

Fenway Women’s Health Screens "Audre Lorde - The Berlin Years"

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 24, 2014
In honor of Women’s History Month, the LOCS Collective Inc. has partnered up with Fenway Women’s Health and Reel Sisters to screening "Audre Lorde - The Berlin Years 1984-1992" on March 29 in Boston.

Houston Lesbians Found Murdered Near Galveston Dumpster

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 10, 2014
The bodies of two Houston women were discovered near a dumpster in Port Bolivar; murder is suspected.

Girls That Roam Launch Lesbian Travel Directory

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Feb 14, 2014
Girls That Roam has partnered with Travel Advisors of Los Gatos to launch a searchable free online directory allows women to search hospitality, travel and travel-related businesses by destination, interest and more.

Bristol Barman Rapes Drunk Lesbian, Gets 9 Years in Prison

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jan 22, 2014
A U.K. man was sentenced to nine years in prison for raping a paralytic lesbian in a Bristol bar where he worked; the judge called him "a man of good character."

Kazakhstan Lawmaker Wants ’Lesbianism’ Banned

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jan 17, 2014
A lawmaker in Kazakhstan is urging his peers to outlaw "lesbianism" in addition to sex between men.

Tegan and Sara to Headline Club Skirts Dinah Shore

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jan 17, 2014
Canadian lesbian twins Tegan and Sara will top the bill at Club Skirts Dinah Shore in April. EDGE talks with them about the party.

Lesbian Folk Singer Toshi Reagon Plays Joe’s Pub

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jan 16, 2014
The Public Theater honors musician Toshi Reagon with five concerts at Joe’s Pub, plus a special engagement at the Under the Radar fest.

"Corrective Rape" Against Lesbians Rises in South Africa

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jan 7, 2014
The practice of "corrective rape" against lesbians is on the rise in South Africa, even as activists demand an end.

PA Screens Queer Women of Indonesia Documentary

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 3, 2013
The lives of eight queer women in Indonesia unfold when Laura Cohn screens the documentary "Children of Srikandi" on Dec. 5.