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Old Lesbians Organizing for Change members Kaye Griffin, left, Chloe Karl, Christine Torno, and Ardys deLuxn promoted this weekend's conference at last month's Pride festivities

Older Lesbians Gather in Oakland

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Jul 25, 2014
A national organization for lesbians age 59 and older is hosting its biennial gathering in Oakland this weekend as it marks its 25th anniversary.

Raise money for It Gets Better at this benefit performance

Susan Blackwell Hosts "Volleygirls" Benefit for It Gets Better

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
On July 30 at New York's supper club and cabaret 54 Below, Susan Blackwell hosts the "Volleygirls" fundraiser for the It Gets Better Project.

Nobody's Prison Bitch: A Spoiler-Filled Conversation with Lea DeLaria

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
EDGE chats with Lea "Big Boo" DeLaria as season two of the hit Netflix series "Orange is the New Black" heats up.

LezFest Producer Libby Lane

LezFest Chicago Motivates Community for Women's Words Weekend

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 23
On July 28, Pride Films and Plays presents "LezFest: A One Night Fling," a celebration in words, songs, music and theater at Mary's Attic. Join PFP for an evening all about ladies who love ladies who are artists.

Johns Hopkins to Pay $190M to Gynecologist's Victims

Jul 23
Johns Hopkins Hospital will pay $190 million to thousands of women after police found more than 1,300 secret pictures and videos on gynecologist Dr. Nikita Levy's computer. The doctor killed himself shortly after the investigation began early last year.

 Jillian Owens poses with some of her thrift store dresses.

Making Clothes from Castoffs

By Meg Kinnard | Jul 23
For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste. And, she says openly on her blog, "I was also quite broke and couldn't afford new clothes."

Deborah Vial plays the House of Blues

Lesbian Rocker Deborah Vial Plays Dallas House of Blues

By Jenny Block | Jul 22
Rocker Deborah Vial brings her unique brand of indie rock to Dallas' House of Blues on July 26. Learn more about her passions here!

Jill Sweeny

Ind. Woman Says She was Booted From Waterpark Over Sexuality, Swimwear

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 21
A woman from Indiana claims she was kicked out of a Michigan waterpark on July 9 because she is a lesbian and because she was wearing men's swimming trunks.

Won't someone think of the children? Mary Lambert will!

Mary Lambert Performs at R Baby Fundraiser at Hammerstein

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 21
On July 23 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, Mary Lambert and others will perform to raise funds at R Baby Foundation's Rockin' to Save Babies Lives benefit concert.

PWN-USA has teamed up with Merck for I Design

PWN-USA Joins Merck for National HIV Campaign "I Design"

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 18
In an effort to encourage people living with HIV to speak to their doctors about their current treatment, the Positive Women's Network - United States of America (PWN-USA) has teamed up with Merck to launch "I Design," a national HIV educational campaign.

Marina Mironova and Oxana Tomofeeva

Lesbian Couple Flees Russia for Asylum in Argentina

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 18
Afraid for their safety in a country with a growing antipathy toward gays, a Russian lesbian couple is now seeking asylum in Argentina for themselves and their teenage son.