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EDGE 10.0: The Decade in Women

By Steve Weinstein | Thursday Apr 10, 2014
When the EDGE Media Network launched 10 years ago, it was our mission as a comprehensive LGBT news site to cover the full spectrum of the community, including lesbians, bisexual and transgender women.

Redefining Realness

By Kitty Drexel | Sunday Mar 9, 2014
Through lush, picturesque storytelling Mock unpacks the truth of her journey into adulthood, into womanhood as well as into person-hood.

V-Day Events Work to Stop Violence Against Women

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Feb 14, 2014
In 2012, more than 5,800 V-Day benefits took place around the world, and this year volunteers are staging events around Feb. 14 to further their ambitious new campaign, One Billion Rising, which hopes to galvanize a billion women to end violence.

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.

Trans Activist Turns Twitter Temper Tantrum To Teachable Moment

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Feb 6, 2014
Trans activist Janet Mock returned to CNN’s Piers Morgan last night following a controversial Tuesday interview that led to a Twitter feud.

Philly’s Women’s Therapy Center Celebrates 40 Years

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Dec 9, 2013
On Friday, Dec. 13, the Women’s Therapy Center will celebrate 40 years of serving Philadelphia’s women with low-cost psychotherapy services.

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.

BCPC Launches Women’s Groups, Observes Trans Awareness Month

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Nov 27, 2013
The Brooklyn Community Pride Center is gearing up some new groups for women, and observing National Transgender Awareness Month with a march over the Brooklyn Bridge, and a candlelight vigil.

Center Women’s Event Honors ’OITNB’ Star Laverne Cox

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Nov 22, 2013
The New York City LGBT Community Center invites you to attend Women’s Event 16, honoring Laverne Cox and cast members from "Orange is the New Black."

The Boob Tube: Lesbians and Web TV

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Nov 1, 2013
Lesbians are making their presence known via new programming on the web.