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Women's Football Team Highlights Acceptance, Camaraderie And Love In Sports

HuffingtonPost.com | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.19.2013 | Gay Voices

Sharing a field with youth soccer players at the Bushwick Inlet Park in Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood, the New York Sharks, women's professiona...

Are Gays Really More Affluent And Fashionable Than Straights?

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.11.2013 | Gay Voices

The Williams Institute recently released an update on their 2009 report on poverty within the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community....

'The Fosters' Star Discusses Playing A Lesbian And How Real Lesbians Have Reacted

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.12.2013 | Gay Voices

Sherri Saum of ABC Family's new sitcom, "The Fosters," which boasts Jennifer Lopez as executive producer, recently chatted with Elixher.com. Durin...

Ellen DeGeneres' Shocking Surprise For Lesbian Military Couple

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.12.2013 | Gay Voices

Ellen DeGeneres recently gave a lesbian military couple the surprise of their lives on the June 10 edition of her talk show. The television host g...

WATCH: Controversial New Ad Shows Parents Learning Their Unborn Baby Will Be A Lesbian

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.07.2013 | Gay Voices

Imagine getting an ultrasound for your soon-to-be born child and instead of being told his or her gender, you're told your child's sexuality. In a ...

Is Lesbian Sex Ever Realistic In The Movies?

Posted 06.07.2013 | Gay Voices

By Mary Malia for YourTango.com A lesbian-themed film won at Cannes. Wow! How is that possible? Why did it happen? Is it a film that shows the rea...

Haulin' the Fridge: This Is What Happens When You Try to Fake Love

Cindy Zelman | Posted 08.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Cindy Zelman

I'm sitting in an old truck, hauling a refrigerator -- olive-green, a throwaway from someone's basement, a 30-year-old refrigerator in the back of a 20-year-old truck. I'm sitting next to Jan, who's driving; we've been dating for three months, and already we're moving appliances together.

The Problem With the Sexualization of Lesbians

Marissa Higgins | Posted 08.04.2013 | Gay Voices
Marissa Higgins

The sexualization of lesbians verges on being a cultural phenomenon. Perhaps it is society's glorification of the penis and masculinity in sex that causes people, both heterosexual and within the queer community, to marvel over what two women can possibly do in the bedroom.

WATCH: Woman Pops The Question To Girlfriend On Stage At Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Concert

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Just in time for Pride Month -- and as we await the United States Supreme Court's decision on the Prop 8 and DOMA cases -- a heartwarming moment took ...

WATCH: Lesbian Responds To Really Dumb Question About Dressing Butch With... A Watermelon?

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Lesbians get asked all sorts of silly questions. One of them is, "If you love women so much, how come you don't dress like one?" In the video abov...

WATCH: Majority Of Lesbians Were Likely Sexually Abused, Says Pundit

Posted 05.30.2013 | Gay Voices

The ex-wife of former ex-gay movement authority John Paulk made shocking claims about lesbians on a conservative talk show this week. Anne Paulk, ...

Lesbian Minister Sues Church After Being Dismissed For Marrying Wife

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.22.2013 | Gay Voices

A lesbian reverend in South Africa is filing a lawsuit after being dismissed by her church after tying the knot with her partner. As ioL News poin...

WATCH: Kathy Griffin Reveals Which Famous Lesbian She'd Like To See In White House

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 05.21.2013 | Gay Voices

The L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center held their annual An Evening With Women fundraiser this past weekend. When the event's host, Kathy Griffin, was a...

WATCH: After 20 Years Of Marriage, Husband And Wife Both Come Out Of Closet

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.16.2013 | Gay Voices

In a recent HuffPost Gay Voices blog post, doctor and author Danielle Kaufman wrote about the day when she, still living as a man, learned her wife is...

'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' Star Talks Playing Gay And Lesbian Following

Posted 05.13.2013 | Gay Voices

"How I Met Your Mother" star Alyson Hannigan spoke at length about her "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" days in an interview with HuffPost Live, recalling h...

'Ex-Gay' Poster Child Comes Clean With Surprising Apology

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.25.2013 | Gay Voices

The former poster child of the "ex-gay movement" renounced his controversial past beliefs in an email interview with PQ Monthly last week. John Pa...

Black-Lesbian-Owned Businesses Are Endangered

Nicole Breedlove | Posted 06.24.2013 | Gay Voices
Nicole Breedlove

Since I launched oursistacircle.com, my social networking site for lesbians of color, in 2009, I have witnessed many black-lesbian-owned businesses fail or struggle to survive because of the lack of support in our own community.

WATCH: Singer Strips Down In New Video To Take On LGBT Slurs

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.18.2013 | Gay Voices

Singer and songwriter Ryan Amador just released his new video, "Define Me," featuring Jo Lampert. The powerful video shows Amador and Lampert stri...

LOOK: 'Girls' Star Goes Gay For Bridal Photoshoot

Posted 04.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Jemima Kirke is going gay -- for a bridal shoot, that is. Wearing a flowing white gown, the 27-year-old "Girls" star shares a steamy embrace with ...

WATCH: Andy Cohen Joins Tegan And Sara On Jay Leno

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.15.2013 | Gay Voices

While on tour to promote his memoir Most Talkative: Stories from the Front Lines of Pop Culture, Bravo executive Andy Cohen recently sat alongside LL ...

Is it Easier to Come Out to Mom or Dad?

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 06.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

I feel emotional reading this letter from a father to his son and hearing how Magic Johnson led the conversation in a very warm and supportive way to his son. These young gay men are lucky to have these fathers.

A Brief History of Gay and Lesbian Characters in Fiction

Dave Astor | Posted 06.05.2013 | Books
Dave Astor

With marriage equality in the news this year, it's worth noting that 2013 also marks the 40th anniversary of the pioneering novel Rubyfruit Jungle.

Will A Lesbian Beauty Queen Take The Crown In South Carolina?

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.17.2013 | Gay Voices

Nineteen-year-old Analouisa Valencia, an African-American and Latina lesbian, is looking forward to competing in the Miss South Carolina contest in Ju...

'Tabatha's Salon Takeover' Guru Debunks Lesbian Style Stereotypes

Posted 04.05.2013 | Gay Voices

Tabatha Coffey chatted with HuffPost Live's Abby Huntsman about the long-standing stereotypes that surround lesbian fashion sense. The star of "Ta...

The Catholic Church On Gays And Gay Marriage

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 06.01.2013 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

When Cardinal Dolan on Easter spoke kindly of the gays and lesbians, media feigned shock. In reality, the Catholic Church challenges all its members -- in different ways over different issues.