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Ten Steps To Nanette

Michael James says of Ten Steps To Nanette, that Hannah Gadsby’s stories resonate as well on the page as live on stage. It seems only a few short years ago that Hannah Gadsby was just another Australian comedian making the rounds. Whilst the comedian was well enough known and many Australians enjoyed her quirky and …

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American president Joe Biden announced Thursday that Karine Jean-Pierre will become the new White House press secretary. The appointment makes her the first Black and openly lesbian woman in the position. Karine Jean-Pierre currently works as a deputy White House press secretary. Before joining the Biden communication team, she advised the Biden campaign and worked …

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For the past five years, a group of Tasmanian lesbian elders have been sharing their stories through art. For the founders of the Soup Collective, the underrepresentation of older lesbians led to conversations over bowls of soup, and was the catalyst for a progressive art movement. Founding member Victoria Vyvyan said the collective provided Tasmania’s …

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New teen lesbian romantic comedy Crush has arrived on Disney+ and people are comparing it to Netflix hit Heartstopper. The film follows Paige (played by Rowan Blanchard), an out and proud high schooler with a crush on her classmate, Gabby (Isabella Ferreira). When she has to join her school’s track team, Paige decides to use …

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This week is Lesbian Visibility Week, a time to increase awareness of all LGBTIQ+ women and non binary people, as well as celebrate lesbian culture. But if you can’t see yourself, you can’t be yourself, so below are five essential lesbian films you can watch this weekend. Ellie and Abbie (and Ellie’s Dead Aunt) The …

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Actress Sophia Forrest, the daughter of billionaire Andrew Forrest, has announced her engagement to her girlfriend, actress Zara Zoe. The 27-year-old Barons star took to Instagram at the weekend to make the announcement with a sweet video of the engagement. The two women are seen hugging in a river before Zara later puts her hand …

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Period lesbian drama Gentleman Jack has finally returned for an “uncompromisingly gay” second season, after a three-year break. Front and centre in the BBC and HBO production is real life lesbian Anne Lister, who in the 19th century was a landowner and social rebel. The real Anne Lister was a prolific diary writer who meticulously …

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Activists are demanding justice after the violent assault and murder of non-binary lesbian Sheila Lumumba in Kenya. The 25-year-old (pictured above) was found dead in their home days after a group of male attackers reportedly raped, bashed and murdered them, local outlet K24 TV reported. Sheila died in Karatina, about three hours north of Kenya’s capital. …

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Female students in Brisbane who identify as LGBTIQ are now eligible to apply for a $1,100 grant to aid their studies. Central Ward Councillor Vicki Howard sponsors the bursary, which is available to female students within the Brisbane City Council area and who identify with the LGBTIQ community. It’s one of 36 various academic grants …

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Luke Jennings, the author of the books that became TV series Killing Eve, has panned the ending of the TV adaptation but given fans some unexpected hope. The Emmy-winning spy thriller series, streaming in Australia on ABC iview, wrapped up after four seasons two weeks ago. Actresses Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer played federal agent …

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