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Settlement Reached in Lawsuit Brought by Lesbian Teacher against Hesperia USD

Julie Frost/Lambda Legal
National
The complaint presented 10 legal claims under California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act and Education Code concerning the rights of lesbian, gay, and gender non-conforming teachers and students. ...
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Spirit Day 2018 Roundup: Ellen, Britney, Barbra, Laverne, Kellogg’s Purple Cereal Box

Kellogg's "All Together" Cereal for #SpiritDay
Entertainment
Britney Spears, who received the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards for her LGBTQ allyship, will make a special appearance at a Spirit Day rally in Las Vegas. ...
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Study: LGBT Community Centers Serve More Than 40,000 People Each Week

National
The sixth edition of the report provides a crucial snapshot of the centers that provide vital services, programs, and advocacy for LGBT people. ...
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14th Annual Golden Crown Literary Society Award Winners Announced

Beth Burnett and Karen.Richard (L-R). Photo: Golden Crown Literary Society
National
The GCLS Literary Awards focus solely on lesbian content. Content in all categories must include significant lesbian characters and/or themes and meet certain criteria. ...
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Ellen DeGeneres to Film Netflix Comedy Special in Seattle, First New Tour in 15 Years

Entertainment
DeGeneres' first tour in 15 years will visit three cities over eight nights, making stops in San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle. DeGeneres' stand-up sets at Seattle’s Benaroya Hall will be filmed for her debut Netflix original comedy special. ...
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Europe’s Largest Lesbian Festival Ella Coming to Costa Rica

Ella International Lesbian Festival
International Travel
The Ella International Lesbian Festival will host Central America’s first-ever large lesbian event in Costa Rica in 2019. ...
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Relax in Style with Views of The Sydney Harbor

Hacienda Sydney’s view of the Sydney Harbor Bridge and Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia. Photo: Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour/Hacienda Sydney
Travel
Perched high above Circular Quay watching the ferries depart out onto the Sydney harbor and where cruise ships drop anchor, I enjoyed a light lunch at Hacienda Sydney at the Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour. ...
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Dine Under the Rainbow at These 4 Friendly Nashville Hotspots

Image via Flickr by kjarrett
Travel
Famous as the home of country music and spicy chicken, Nashville is also home to many LGBTQ+ friendly dining experiences. When visiting Music City, be sure to book your stay at one of the many area IHG hotels that are close to these restaurants. ...
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An Excerpt from ‘Sodom Road Exit’ by Amber Dawn

Editorial
The anonymous woman in bed beside me adamantly shakes my shoulder. She had a name last night. She must have; as part of my hook-and-line, I complimented her “pretty name” and said, “It suits you.” Unless a woman’s name is Mavis, I normally compliment her pretty name. ...
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Gittyup! 10 Cowgirl Spring Vacations That Bring the Ranch Out of the Girl

Rounding up the cattle in Montana at the Cowgirl Up Week. Photo: Top 50 Ranches
Travel
Today’s cowgirl getaways are worlds away from the ranch I grew up on part-time in Half Moon Bay in Northern California when I was a kid. ...
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