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OPEN THREAD: All I Want for Christmakwanzakah is You, So Get In Here

4 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

This is a safe and special place for you to use as refuge from your family, a recipe depository from your holigay feasts, and also a friend-making machine.

Holigay Playlist: Having a Blue Christmas

4 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

The song Blue Christmas is not on this playlist, but it's still perfect for melancholy holigay moments.

We Wish You a Merry Litchfield

Twas the night before Christmas and Piper, Alex, Taystee, Big Boo, Crazy Eyes, Black Cindy, Pennsatucky (Taryn Manning), Nicky, Morello (Yael Stone), Gloria and Red hope visions of sugar plums are dancing through your head. And some other stuff, too.

WATCH: The Flawless Ladies of Into the Woods Visit The Ellen Show

4 days agoLGBT / Lesbian :

Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, Anna Kendrick, and of course Ellen are here to make your day. Contributor: Rebekah Allen read more

Hunger Games Star Jena Malone On Growing Up with Two Moms & Her Unexpected Journey to Stardom

4 days agoLGBT / Lesbian :

The Hunger Games star and self proclaimed "weirdo" gets personal about her rise to stardom. Contributor: Rebekah Allen read more

FDA Will Allow Gay Men to Donate Blood Under Amended Restrictions

4 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

After weeks of discussion on the subject, the agency has finally announced it will replace the current lifetime ban with a one-year restriction period for men who sleep with men.

My First Time Cruising with Olivia, a Journal

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian :

My first cruise was the life-changing experience I hoped it would be. Olivia read more

Here’s 35 LGBTQ Female TV Characters of Color Who Made 2014 A Very Queer Year

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

There were more queer female characters of color on TV in 2014 than the total number of queer female characters on TV, period, five years ago.

WATCH : Lesbians Guess The Sex Toy!

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian :

"Anything is a toy if you try hard enough." Contributor: Arielle Scarcella read more

“Legend of Korra”‘s Final Scene Wasn’t Enough and Why We Must Demand More

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

I’m damn furious that six years ago, Nickelodeon was allowed to show a 12-year-old boy kissing a 14-year-old girl and saying "I love you," but now, they refuse to show a 21-year-old woman do either of those things with her 22-year-old female partner.

Going to an Outdoor Semi-Formal Event in the Fcking Snow

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

As for keeping your hands warm, the best way to go is a faux fur muff. I really don't understand why people don't still wear muffs all the time. They're great! They double as a great way to keep your hands nice and cozy and an excuse to make lesbian sex jokes.

Drawn to Comics: Lumberjanes #9 Has Spookiness to the Max!

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

If you were on the fence about buying it, the credits page calls the issue "a flippin' sweet Susan B. Anth-ology."

See John

Much has already been written about Shiloh Jolie-Pitt. Which is crazy, because, you know, Shiloh is 8 years old. Most of it has to do with how Brad and Angelina’s fourth child dresses. I’ve been guilty, too, five years ago when the world realized the then 3-year-old was a bon fide tomboy. Show More Summary

On The Silencing Of Trans Women Of Color: A Response To “Op-Ed: Trans Glamour vs. Trans Activism”

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"As a white woman, you may not understand this but the simple act of getting up and being in the public eye and proclaiming your transness unapologetically is an act of revolution for every trans person of color, and in that right, they are doing the work."

The Autostraddle Insider: Issue Six, December 2014

5 days agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

This week in The A+ Insider, we re-cast Peter Pan starring Alex Vega, Laneia thinks you need a walk, we remember the year that was, and everybody stocks up on Endure By Rachel Kincaid.

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