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The Progressive 'Legend Of Korra' Finale Made Fans Very Happy

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.20.2014 | Entertainment

"Legend of Korra" Finale Spoilers! Fan shippers rejoice! "The Legend of Korra," Nickelodeon's sequel to "Avatar: The Last Airbender," has come t...

Good News If You're A Same-Sex Couple And Hoping To Tie The Knot

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 12.15.2014 | Gay Voices

Good news for same-sex couples who are planning to tie the knot: new research has found that those pairs divorced at a slightly lower rate than their ...

Here's to Strong, Smart Women in Sensible Shoes

Christopher Murray | Posted 12.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Christopher Murray

While being an LGBT person is usually thought of as intrinsically focused on sex, sexuality and, now, marriage, for most of us I'd wager, central strengths and satisfactions have been found among those we call friends.

Yoga Anyone?

Rachel Wahba | Posted 11.10.2014 | Gay Voices
Rachel Wahba

When I arrived in Los Angeles ten years earlier as an eighteen year old foreigner, it wasn't Kobe, and it was a lot bigger than The American Pharmacy. I was about to live my dream of being surrounded by Americans, especially American Jews.

The Real Reasons Lesbians Date Straight Women

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 11.05.2014 | Gay Voices

Wanting what you can't have drives many of us crazy, including this group of lesbians who seem to get quite a kick out of dating the ever-elusive stra...

The Challenges of Being a Gay Stay-at-Home Dad

Alex Davidson | Posted 11.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Alex Davidson

You might think a gay stay-at-home Dad in San Francisco would be surrounded by others in similar situations - I did. But more often that not I was reminded of how rare a species I was - oftentimes I was the only gay dad anywhere.

WATCH: Do Lesbians Get Turned On By Their Own Boobs And Other Mysteries Solved!

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 11.03.2014 | Gay Voices

Our crush on comedian Cameron Esposito was already at a dangerously obsessive level (hot + funny = swoon) but after seeing her new Buzzfeed video, "As...

The Lucky Ones: Personal Reflections for LGBTQ History Month

Morgan Meneses-Sheets | Posted 12.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Morgan Meneses-Sheets

It is LGBTQ History Month, which got me thinking about my own history. When I came out to my mother her struggle was largely based on worrying what the neighbors would think.

The Term Homophobia Is Improper

Mark Baer | Posted 11.30.2014 | Politics
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Mark Baer

Religion aside, I firmly believe that those who argue that homosexuality is a choice do so in order to justify senseless beatings of gays and lesbians, and continued discrimination and mistreatment against them. I also believe without a doubt that it is a choice to be a nasty human being.

Becoming Travolta (Queer Fat Femmes in a World Without Role Models)

Kimberly Dark | Posted 11.24.2014 | Gay Voices
Kimberly Dark

It's not that I'm interested in being a guy, or taking on a romantic role other than my own, but Travolta is part of my adolescent history. He's really the only male actor I've imitated with any regularity -- and I became Travolta across a range of characters.

My Abusive Relationship: My Metamorphosis

Lani Buess | Posted 11.19.2014 | Gay Voices
Lani Buess

I questioned why I continued to stay. Was it habit? Some sadistic sense of comfort? Did I think we'd change back into the people we once were? I'm not a weak person. I grew up in such a loving home. My parents have a beautiful marriage. What's wrong with me?

5 Things You Should Never Ask A Lesbian Mom

Posted 09.15.2014 | Gay Voices

By Shannon Ralph | The Next Family Recently, my family and I found ourselves in a rather uncomfortable situation. We had stopped into a hair salon...

The Same-Sex Marriage 'Debate' Is Based Upon Ignorance and Inaccurate Information

Mark Baer | Posted 11.11.2014 | Politics
Mark Baer

It seems as though Judge Feldman allowed his own prejudices get in the way of his duties as a judicial officer. He showed his ignorance by making such comparisons and referring to homosexuality as a 'lifestyle choice.'

If Lesbians Said The Things Straight People Say

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 09.10.2014 | Gay Voices

The things straight people say to lesbians can often be straight-up offensive. A new BuzzFeed sketch, posted online Sept. 5, uses a humorous role r...

I'm A Woman -- How Do I Ask Another Woman Out?

Posted 09.10.2014 | Gay Voices

By Mary Malia for YourTango.com Ladies, we're going to give it to you straight. After coming out, one of the reasons why it's sometimes hard for us...

Michael Brown, Son, Student 'Thug'?

Ama Yawson | Posted 10.21.2014 | Black Voices
Ama Yawson

The politics of respectability in the black community may not only hinder us from acting and engaging in the constructive protest, lobbying and collective action needed to create a more just society, as it has with respect to the Ferguson protests, but it may also prevent us from simply being and living freely.

Here's Why Lesbians Are More Likely To Orgasm Than Straight Women

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Lesbians are apparently having better sex than straight women. A recent study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine focuses on how sexual or...

Syleena Johnson: Lesbian R&B Divas: Atlanta Co-Star Monifah Carter Is 'So Brave'

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 10.15.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Sharing your private life on reality television is "tricky" for anyone, admits Syleena Johnson. That's why the Grammy-nominated singer considers her R&B Divas: Atlanta costar Monifah Carter particular "courageous" for allowing audiences to watch the evolution of her same-sex relationship.

Why Do Lesbians Often Like Masculine Women, Yet Have No Attraction to Men of Equal Masculinity/Femininity?

Quora | Posted 10.10.2014 | Gay Voices
Quora

Lesbians like women. Not "masculinity." As many different lesbians as there are, there are exactly that number of opinions on what they like in women.

This Is What Butch Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 08.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Though queer people are gaining more and more visibility in mainstream media and society, that doesn't mean that the images we're presented with are a...

The Real 'L' Word (Especially In The Bible Belt) Is...

Catherine Day | Posted 10.08.2014 | Gay Voices
Catherine Day

This week I caught up with Brandiilyne Dear in hopes that our interview and the documentary she appears in, L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin, might make it easier for those who are suffering with an inability to reconcile their religion with their sexuality to find the support that she is building in the South.

How To Ask A Girl If She's A Lesbian

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 08.06.2014 | Gay Voices

Sexuality isn't always an easy thing to figure out. Particularly if you're a girl at a party and you see another girl across the room you're into. ...

After 11 Years, My Partner Still Has My Number

Sue Kerr | Posted 09.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

Ledcat still has my number, so she is fully aware that I would turn this simple tale of a symbol of love into an activist cry for justice and fairness.

Autism Without Fear: A Tribute to the Author, Nancy Garden (Or Really, to "Sandy and Nancy")

Michael John Carley | Posted 09.07.2014 | Books
Michael John Carley

Nancy Garden, author of the landmark young adult book Annie on My Mind, died on June 23rd at the age of 76. Nancy was family.

Hobby Lobby Is Already about Us: LGBT Hetero-Sex

Amy Andre | Posted 09.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Amy Andre

When was the last time you asked your lesbian BFF what kind of birth control she uses? Your gay neighbor if any of his female lovers are on the pill? Your bisexual bowling league buddies... well, anything p-in-v related whatsoever?