queer women


Lesbian Women Explain the Art of the Casual Hookup

“There’s a sexist misconception that women are gay for emotional commitment and love. This denies women our sexuality and capacity for lust and depravity."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria

The Films, TV, and Books That Celebrate Black Queer Women

Here are the marginalized stories, from 'The Color Purple' to 'Bessie,' that haven’t been airbrushed for mainstream audiences.
Tari Ngangura
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UFC's Next Big Event is Headlined By Two Queer Women. It's a Big Deal.

UFC 224 is headlined by a bantamweight title fight between Raquel Pennington and Amanda Nunes, both out queer women who are visibly, proudly dating other women fighters.
Danielle Riendeau
Life Is Strange: Before the Storm

Labor Politics Overshadow Otherwise Fantastic New Life is Strange Episode

'Before the Storm' invites you to take a moment, breathe, and bask in your teenage feelings.
Danielle Riendeau
Life Is Strange

With ‘Before the Storm,’ Life Is Strange Finally Leans into the Gay

A spoiler-y discussion of the relationships in the new Life Is Strange
Danielle Riendeau
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‘Game of Thrones’ Came So Close to Giving Queer Women a Chance This Week

A crappy battle got in the way of an excellent pairing in the second episode of season seven.
Danielle Riendeau
The Last of Us Part II

I Hope ‘The Last of Us Part II’ is Super Gay

‘The Last of Us Part II’ was only just teased, but it’s already looking kind of queer.
Danielle Riendeau