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  1. 18 Keen Insights On Lesbian Sexual Activity From 1966's "The Lesbian Handbook"
    "It is true that sapphism is also to be met with in quite young girls, but only if they live in houses of prostitution or in girls' colleges."
  2. Spilling the Sweet Tea on Queer Organizing in the Deep South
    We got chills and teary eyes in the first session when leaders from the southern based LGBTQ advocacy organizations we invited told us simply that we didn’t have to leave the south. I can’t remember ever having heard anyone tell me that so plainly before.
  3. American LGBT Workers of Color Are Part of a Broken Bargain
    For queer women of color, intersectionality isn't just a "concept" or a "framework" for theorists to use for mind exercise — it's a lived experience.
  4. Also.Also.Also: Liz Cheney's Not The Best But Bill O'Reilly's The Worst and Other Stories We Missed This Week
    Frida, as always, is flawless.
  5. LIVESTREAM: Celesbian-Studded Online Telethon For Abortion Access In Texas Starts NOW
    Kate Moenning, Holly Miranda, Natasha Lyonne, Lea DeLaria and more from the cast of Orange is the New Black will be talking about vagina justice, so you better tune in and watch online.

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