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‘Lesbian Danielle Steel’ K’Anne Meinel on Breaking the Rules

K'Anne Meinel
Entertainment
Meinel’s best-selling novella Sapphic Surfer currently ranks among the top sold in her nearly 12-year career behind the keyboard. ...
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A Look Back at ‘On Our Backs’ Author Honey Lee Cottrell

Honey Lee Cottrell
National
Visionary photographer and filmmaker Honey Lee Cottrell died at age 69 due to pancreatic cancer on September 21. ...
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Pope Responds to LGBT-Inclusive Children’s Book After Venice Mayor Denounces It

Francesca Pardi and her family/LezPop.it
Faith and Religion International
After Francesca Pardi’s book featuring gay and lesbian animals and families was banned by the mayor of Venice, she received praise by Pope Francis. ...
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Introducing ‘Made By Raffi’ Writer Craig Pomranz

Made By Raffi/Facebook
Entertainment
Craig Pomranz, author of Made By Raffi, talks about his new book and its lessons on letting children be comfortable with themselves. ...
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Biography: Mother of the Gay Rights Movement, Barbara Gittings, Out Now

Barbara Gittings: Gay Pioneer by Tracy Baim
National
Barbara Gittings: Gay Pioneer, the first full-length biography of the woman who has been called the mother of the gay-rights movement, is available now. ...
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The Lammys 2015: Steinem, Waters, Clinton, Signorile

National
The winners of the 27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards were announced in a gala ceremony hosted by comedienne Kate Clinton at The Great Hall at Cooper Union. ...
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Neil Patrick Harris to Narrate ‘And Tango Makes Three’

Entertainment
Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris will narrate a new edition of the bestselling, groundbreaking children's book 'And Tango Makes Three.' ...
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Seattle Storm’s Ginny Gilder to Read Memoir at Town Hall

Force 10 Hoops, the Storm's ownership group, is made up of Ginny Gilder, Dawn Trudeau and Lisa Brummel. (Aaron Last/Storm Photos)
Top News Sports
The memoir delves into Gilder’s history breaking gender barriers at Yale, growing up in a dysfunctional family and realizing her true sexual identity. ...
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Interview: Rad American Women A-Z Author Kate Schatz

Author Kate Schatz/Photo: Emily A. Klein
Top News Local
Ever heard of Ella Baker, mentor to M.L.K. and Rosa Parks, “who shaped the Civil Rights movement behind the scenes”? Neither had I, until reading Rad Women. ...
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Lesléa Newman Discusses ‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ in 2015

Heather Has Two Mommies author Lesléa Newman
Top News Entertainment
Heather Has Two Mommies, which was originally released over 25 years ago, was the first of its kind within the children’s literature space. ...
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