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20 Photos of the Fabulous World Dyke March (Toronto 2014)

Kelly Cogswell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Kelly Cogswell

Led by Dykes on Bikes, the World Dyke March on June 28 included a rainbow of marchers from women's health collectives and craftivists, to Canadian unions and individual dykes. Some marched for politics. Some just for fun.

Uber Butch: An Interview with Lea DeLaria

Tristan Higgins | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tristan Higgins

I love my job as a writer. I get to write about being a butch lesbian. I get to share that with people. And, sometimes I get to do really awesome stuff -- like sit down to talk with Lea DeLaria.

University of Sussex LGBTQ Group Bans the Word 'Dyke'

Eden Walker | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Eden Walker

I'm more than slightly annoyed at the actions of these students and their collective hissy fit over one word that lesbians have been trying to own for years. I am a dyke. "Dyke" is part of who I am. I gain strength from it, and when I get called "dyke" in the street, I don't mind, because I own it.

DEBATE: Should The LGBT Community Use Words Like 'Faggot' And 'Tranny'?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Using words like "faggot," "dyke," and "tranny" to define oneself and other members of the LGBT community has long been a contentious topic. While ...