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First Latina Supermodel Patricia Velasquez Comes Out as a Lesbian
Coming Out Stories, Patricia Velasquez : People.com
February 9, 2015

In a new book, Velasquez writes that her daughter, 8, spurred her to be honest about her life

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Coast Guardsman 'fixated' on lesbian victim, Mass. cops say
NY Daily News
February 9, 2015

Armed to the teeth and 'obsessed', Coast Guardsman Adrian Loya stormed Mass. home of two lesbian colleagues, killing one, authorities said.

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Indiana Woman Who Fought Gay Marriage Ban Dies of Cancer
ABC News
February 9, 2015

A terminally ill woman whose desire to have her same-sex marriage recognized by Indiana before she died helped galvanize efforts to overturn the state's gay marriage ban has lost her battle with cancer.

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Rapper Azealia Banks Has a Problem With Gay Men
The Root
February 9, 2015

A close look at Banks’ recent contradictory statements exposes a homophobic side of the rapper, who liberally and unapologetically uses the slur “f--got.”

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Top Alabama judge orders state to ignore federal gay marriage rulings
LA Times
February 9, 2015

Hours before Alabama was set to become the first state in the Deep South to legalize same-sex marriage , the state's top justice Sunday night ordered local judges to ignore federal court orders to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

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100 LGBTQ Black Women You Should Know: The Epic Black History Month Megapost
Autostraddle
February 3, 2015

Black lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and transgender women represent a vibrant and visible portion of the LGBTQ community. In addition to the legends of the Harlem Renaissance and the decades of groundbreaking activism spearheaded by women like ...

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God and the G.O.P.
The New Yorker
February 2, 2015

Amy Davidson on Mitt Romney, Pope Francis, Republicans, and what religion means for 2016.

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Katy Perry Was Upstaged at Her Own Halftime Show
Vulture
February 2, 2015

Missy stole the show.

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New All-Feminist Ghostbusters Is A Punch in the Dick to All of Mankind
jezebel.com
January 29, 2015

Bad news, manosphere: F-F-F-F-FEMINISTS have seized the Ghostbusters franchise, replacing all of the characters that we've grown to know and love with four angry dykes and offering the director's chair to some chick named Paul Feig.

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Grandma: Lily Tomlin Shines As A Tart-Tongued Granny
Variety
January 29, 2015

Elle Reid, a tart-tongued septuagenarian author who charges through life like a bull in a china shop, is the sort of character Lily Tomlin might have created decades ago and added to her repertoire alongside Ernestin

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