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The “Book of Life” Gave Me My Anything More

9 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"Book of Life" posits that my father is in a place more vivid than memory, which is is just a medium between the man who raised me and the man who waits for me in a place beyond time.

GetYrRights: New Site for LGBTQ Youth Organizing Against Policing and Criminalization

10 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"The site will be a source for news from all Network members on the front lines of the struggle to end the criminalization of LGBTQ youth!"

The Speakeasy Reacts to “Dear White People”

11 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"Dear White People is not a how-to guide on ways to avoid performing acts of microaggressions, or why it's bad to appropriate black people's culture. Instead, it's an examination of the importance of support systems, the difficulty of being an outsider, and how one uses identity as a tool of protection."

Transparent Episode 106 Recap: Act Natural

11 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

A gender studies class, a shabbos dinner, and a whole lot of uncomfortable family dynamics!

Things I Read That I Love #151: I Ate The Dirt Along With The Fruit

13 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Topics include American bathrooms, Wikipedia, poverty, Ferguson, cities without cars, Public Relations, local food, reality TV shows about auctions and more!

FRIDAY OPEN THREAD: I Am Milking Every G.D. Second of Halloween

14 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Welcome to the Friday Open Thread, where we process our weekly feelings together in the comments until they come out as rainbow apple cider. This Friday is a special Friday, of course, BECAUSE IT IS HALLOWEEN OH GOD SO EXCITING HALLOWEEN HALLOWEEN HALLOWEEN.

Brittani’s Team Pick: Depressed Lesbian Comic, “Live from Lombard”

19 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"Live from Lombard" is a one panel comic about a depressed lesbian named Blair by comedian Mo Welch.

1 Queer Girl + 10-Day LGBTQ Film Festival + 20 Tons of Popcorn = These Movies You Need To Watch

I am in an extended food coma from 10 days of eating nothing but fast food and concession stand snacks. Send help. But first, check out these lesbian romcoms, queer comedies and dramas.

An Incomplete Guide to the 2014 Midterm Elections: Seriously, You Need To Know This Shit

We've talked before about how important local elections are, so put your ballot where your mouth is and get to the polls! Here, we've even compiled some information to help you decide how to vote.

A Multimedia Meditation on Keira Knightley Kissing Her Female Prom Date

"I’d been filming Bend It Like Beckham, and I turned up in leather pants and a crop top, and she was a model for a while, and she'd been in Paris shooting something, and she turned up as the boy, so she had a black tie with ripped jeans on."

You Deserve a Damn Raise: 5 Tips to Make It Happen

Eventually I realised that work is just this whole other thing in life that isn’t always fair, and so sometimes you’ve gotta ask for what you’re due.

Tim Cook Is Gay: Apple CEO Officially Comes Out

"The CEO of one of the most powerful companies in the world, a company responsible for changing the tech industry over and over again, is gay. And he feels good about saying that."

Lez Liberty Lit #58: We Have Always Lived In The Bookshelf

Scratch magazine held a conversation about how writers of color are affected by race and class privilege in publishing: “I would say what’s happening in some of the larger publishing companies is that they’re publishing fewer books generally than they have in the past, and so they’re trying to publish those to audiences that they […]

Interview With My Ex-Girlfriend: Becky

"That's another thing I don't miss about you: how you'll interrupt strangers on the street if you think they're blaspheming Harry Potter."

Brrr, It’s Cold Out There: 4 Looks to Usher In Sweater Weather

My resistance to the chill of winter eventually gives way to the realization that I can wear my trusty sweaters again — here are four ways to look great doing it.

Gotham Episode 106 Recap: Where Does the Good Go?

2 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

When a boy steals your girl, sometimes you have no choice but to arrest him for fake murder.

Faking It Episode 206 Recap: Can I Have Your Number I Think We Should Go Out

2 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

This week on "Faking It," Amy goes to a hot underground rave party and interacts romantically with another girl who likes girls!

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