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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.

Splish-Splash My DNA: Artificial Insemination

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 05.18.2013 | Gay Voices
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

It is at the core of me and my generally sardonic outlook that the first moment of my creation happened by way of a stranger masturbating into a cup, and the second involved my mother and a glorified turkey baster.

Glennisha Morgan

Casting Light On South Africa's Lesbians, Transgender Community

HuffingtonPost.com | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 03.19.2013 | Gay Voices

South African photographer and activist Zanele Muholi puts the spotlight on her nation's lesbian and transgender community in her new exhibit, “Face...

What's All This About A 'Lesbian Obesity Study'?

Posted 03.10.2014 | Gay Voices

A controversial new study is reportedly set to examine what's been described as the "high public-health significance" of obesity among the U.S. lesbia...

FRC Fellow: Gay Parents Shouldn't Be Protected From Parental Kidnappings

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 03.11.2013 | Gay Voices

A senior fellow for the conservative lobbying group the Family Research Council (FRC) has suggested that gay parents should not be legally protected a...

Were You Ever Teased for Having Gay Moms? A Tale of Two Uteri

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 05.11.2013 | Gay Voices
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

I was only totally caught off-guard once by teasing and that was the first time it happened, the day I started school. I joined the first grade mid-year as a transplant from Manhattan. Back then, I was maintaining my Manhattan-dwelling habit of introducing myself as, "I'm Emma. I have two moms."

Why This Lesbian Couple's Adoption Case Could Be A Gay Marriage Milestone

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 05.06.2013 | Gay Voices

DETROIT — A lesbian couple's desire to adopt each other's children has grown into a potentially groundbreaking challenge to Michigan's ban on sa...

23 Inspiring Women Who Are Blazing Trails For The LGBT Community

Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.03.2013 | Gay Voices
Glennisha Morgan

From Liz Carmouche to Laverne Cox to Cynthia Nixton to Wanda Sykes, there are countless visible queer women who are painting the world with their bravery, boldness and tenacity. These are some of the ones who have been the most inspiring for me.

WATCH: 'Real L Word' Star Produced This Amazing Music Video

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.25.2013 | Gay Voices

Season two, "Real L Word" star Saj Golde has just produced a new music video. The clip, titled "Falling In Love" and performed by R&B singer Toi, h...

Glennisha Morgan

Staceyann Chin: Black Gay Community Needs Straight Allies

HuffingtonPost.com | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.23.2013 | Gay Voices

Over a decade ago, Staceyann Chin burst onto the scene with Russell Simmons’ “Def Poetry Jam” on Broadway. Sharing the stage with other prominen...

The Rise Of Web TV: Producer Tucky Williams On Sex Scenes

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 04.21.2013 | Gay Voices
Jincey Lumpkin

Creator Tucky Williams set out to construct a fictional world of suburban lesbians where the characters seem like friends from down the block. These gals aren't glamazons, but they are flawed in ways that make them interesting.