Topics :: Queer Women of Color

Jane Lynch Hosts Astraea Lesbian Foundation Benefit Concert

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 12, 2014
On Monday, September 15, actor Jane Lynch will host Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice which proudly announces Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality at Broadway's Gershwin Theatre.

GLSEN Honors Trans Advocate Janet Mock

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday May 20, 2014
On May 19 at New York City’s Gotham Hall, GLSEN, honored New York Times bestselling author Janet Mock, AT&T and the 2014 Educator of the Year and Gay-Straight Alliance of the Year.

Long Beach Holds 2nd Annual Dyke March and Rally

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday May 7, 2014
On Friday evening, May 16, Long Beach women will take to the streets in Long Beach’s 2nd Annual Rally and Dyke March.

Head to the Bronx for the BAAD!ASS Women Festival

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance is the place to be this month for the 2014 BAAD!ASS Women Festival, held March 8-29. This month-long festival of dance, theatre, video, poetry and performance features fierce women in the arts.

Houston Lesbians Found Murdered Near Galveston Dumpster

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 10, 2014
The bodies of two Houston women were discovered near a dumpster in Port Bolivar; murder is suspected.

’OITNB’ Holds Talkback at LA’s Paley Center

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 3, 2014
On March 14, Los Angeles’ Paley Center will host a PaleyFest 2014 Talkback at the Dolby Theatre with the cast of the hit Netflix series, "Orange is the New Black."

The Women of GLAAD

By Lindsay King- Miller | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
With a new woman at the helm and plenty in the ranks, GLAAD shows how they work to improve media representation and increase visibility of LGBT individuals and communities.

Rude Holds Lesbian Mixer at Stonewall

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Feb 10, 2014
Production company Rude is holding a Valentine’s Day Lesbian Singles Mixer at Stonewall Bar in New York City on February 15, with a performance by Foxy Squire.

Boston Lesbians of Color Hold Roaring ’20s Party

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Dec 23, 2013
Boston’s Lesbians of Color group invites members to their inaugural winter fundraiser, the "Roaring 20’s Vanity Fair", on Dec. 28.

PA Screens Queer Women of Indonesia Documentary

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 3, 2013
The lives of eight queer women in Indonesia unfold when Laura Cohn screens the documentary "Children of Srikandi" on Dec. 5.