Posts in tag

Lesbian


Queen's Birthday Honours 2019 jamie gardiner anna brown ivan hinton-teoh

The 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours list sees awards for a number of prominent campaigners during the marriage equality survey. They include long-time LGBTIQ advocate Jamie Gardiner, co-founder of just.equal Ivan Hinton-Teoh and Equality Australia chief executive Anna Brown. Jamie Gardiner The awards give well deserved recognition to long-time human rights activist Jamie Gardiner for service …

37
lesbian couple london bus gay bashed Melania Geymonat

Four teens have been arrested on suspicion of a hate crime after a lesbian couple were bashed and robbed on a London bus when they refused demands to kiss. Melania Geymonat and girlfriend Chris were on a date on May 30 when they caught a bus in West Hampstead north-west London. Geymonat said at least …

38
luminous lantern parade rainbow hub

Up to 20,000 people flocked to the LUMINOUS Lantern Parade held at Brisbane’s South Bank Parklands last night to celebrate diversity. Marching in the parade for the first time in 2019, the Rainbow Hub. Brisbane’s Rainbow Hub offers international queer students in Brisbane a safe space to celebrate identity and diversity without discrimination or judgement. …

37
best lesbian singers k.d. lang dusty springfield melissa etheridge ma rainey

Lesbian singers provide some of the most amazing female voices in the world. Who is the best? Who knows? The women on this page cross many genres and styles of music. Maybe, they’re all the best. They’re all great. k.d. lang With nine Grammys among her many music awards and a host of other honours, …

38
Ellen DeGeneres sexual abuse David Letterman

Ellen DeGeneres has opened up to David Letterman about a traumatic experience of sexual abuse as a teenager. The comedian made the revelation on talk show host David Letterman’s Netflix show My Next Guest Needs No Introduction. Ellen described the perpetrator of the abuse – her mother Betty’s ex-husband – as a “very bad man”. …

36
india lesbian teen violence mob rope

Neighbours tied a 19-year-old Indian lesbian woman to a tree and beat her after they found her in bed with her female partner. The teenager had dated her girlfriend for the last six months. Both lived in the village of Chandol, Odisha in eastern India. A number of the couple’s neighbors had criticised the two …

36
Gentleman Jack Anne Lister lesbian relationship

Gentleman Jack starring Suranne Jones, tells the true story of a lifetime of lesbian relationships. The story comes straight from the pages of the secret diary of 19th century intellectual and industrialist Anne Lister. The cast: WOW! The acting: WOW! The period settings: WOW! The production values: WOW! WHAT’S NOT TO LOVE? Gentleman Jack is …

36
dutee chand india athlete sprinter

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has revealed she is in a same-sex relationship with her “soulmate”, making her the first openly gay sportsperson in India. The 23-year-old told India’s Sunday Express she has been in a relationship with a woman from her village in east India. She said she was encouraged to come out after India’s …

36

The history of monarchs often reveals stark evidence of gay erasure. In Part One of this series we looked at earlier English kings. In this instalment of Gayme of Thrones we hark back to the Greek poet Sappho and then examine Edward II of England. Despite the earnest propaganda of monarchists, divine right has SFA …

38
shayne wilde queensland law reform

In this internet age, ticking multiple ‘likes’ on Facebook apparently qualifies as activism. However, not so long ago, community members risked jail and physical violence to achieve the rights we enjoy today. Shayne Wilde was one of them, writes Bill Rutkin. The scope and magnitude of her contribution to homosexual law reform and anti-discrimination legislation …

47
1 2 3 4 5 6 8