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We Aren’t Roommates

"There are days when I want to go back into the closet -- especially as a means of survival." Apartment hunting as a queer couple has its challenges. Kadia Tubman reflects.
Po and Dice La La's Full Court Life

Black Lesbians Represent On-Screen!

Last month, ELIXHER caught up with Saj Golde, star of the Showtime reality TV show The Real L Word, to chat about the importance of depicting Black lesbians in the media. It turns out that both Po and Dice, close friends of TV personality, La La, love ladies as well!
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Faces of Your Fears: Corrective Rape in South Africa

Since 1998, over thirty lesbians have been killed in South Africa as a result of “corrective rape” (rape intended to punish a lesbian and believed to change or "correct" her sexuality). Some estimate that at least ten lesbians are raped or assaulted each week in Cape Town alone.