Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Society & Culture / LGBT / Lesbian / Popular


John Oliver Nails Seventeen-Minute Rant About America’s Broken Prison System

17 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"America's Broken Prison System is brought to you by decades of neglect, a lack of political courage, and a generous donation of the geo group, as well as viewers like you."

Morning Brew – Lesbian artist Cat Staggs is drawing Wonder Woman for DC

18 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Plus "Orange is the New Black" and other costumes from shows we love on display and more. The post Morning Brew – Lesbian artist Cat Staggs is drawing Wonder Woman for DC appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

5 characters Lucy Lawless could play when she joins “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”

18 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The former Xena Warrior Princess would make an excellent She-Hulk. The post 5 characters Lucy Lawless could play when she joins “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

“The Fosters”: Our favorites #GaydyBunch tweets from “Mother”

18 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

"Comparing your daughter's long fingers to your wife's. Awkward things for $500, Alex. #gaydybunch" The post “The Fosters”: Our favorites #GaydyBunch tweets from “Mother” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

GLAAD finds the film industry doesn’t do gay or bi women justice

19 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The major studio movies of 2013 did not represent us well, if at all. The post GLAAD finds the film industry doesn’t do gay or bi women justice appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

“We Are The Youth” Captures Young Queers Across America

19 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

This extraordinary photojournalism project highlights young queer lives and stories.

New Thor Will be a Woman! 5 Other Heroines Who Have Taken Up a Man’s Title

21 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"It's pretty common for a younger man to take up the mantle of an older male superhero, a younger woman to take up the mantle of a female hero, or even for a younger woman to sort of take up a male hero's mantle but then feminize the name. Show More Summary

Silk Road

I was lucky enough to interview Anna Silk for the second time yesterday. She was, just like the first time, lovely. She is always earnest and thoughtful and candid in interviews. I appreciate the care she gives to her character and her fans. Show More Summary

“True Blood” recap (7.5): It all sounds pretty gay to me

yesterdayLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Lafayette finds love and Pam’s hair reaches new heights. The post “True Blood” recap (7.5): It all sounds pretty gay to me appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

Emily Rios talks being gay and having a say on her character on “The Bridge”

yesterdayLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The actress shares what she has in common with Adriana Mendez. The post Emily Rios talks being gay and having a say on her character on “The Bridge” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

Is Chick-fil-A Like Gay Sex?

Lesbian pundit Sally Kohn makes a hilariously satirical analogy. Contributor: Rebecca Juro read more

WATCH : Do You Even Know What A Demisexual Is?

Hint : It's not a longing for Demi Lovato. Contributor: Arielle Scarcella read more

Vote Now! 2014 Femslash Madness Tournament – Round 1

yesterdayLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Vote for your favorite couples in our third annual fandom bloodbath! The post Vote Now! 2014 Femslash Madness Tournament – Round 1 appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

26 No-Bake Recipes for A Summer of Waking and (Not) Baking

What if you could have all the sugar highs (and lows) of baking without having to go through all the steps of traditional blending wet into dry ingredients and waiting to cool before frosting? What if you didn't even have to turn your oven on?

Sara Gilbert on her future in acting and watching her wife’s show

yesterdayLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

"The Talk" host says Linda Perry didn't need any advice before going into her own reality series. The post Sara Gilbert on her future in acting and watching her wife’s show appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

Where I Come From

1. mother of northern lights magic beacons that dance across the sky. me, four years old, eight years old, nine ten eleven, fourteen and bleary and in the middle of some intense dream-panic about my grown future how will I ever what would it mean I don’t understand how sheets pulled back, boots thrust into […]

George Fox University Updates Trans Student Housing Policy, Remains The Worst

In response to the general freakout over the school's discrimination against Jayce M, George Fox upped the ante on its discriminatory cluelessness. He and other trans students can live on campus in gender-appropriate dorms — if they get genital surgery.

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC