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Sara Gilbert Announces on The Talk That She and Linda Perry Are Expecting Their First Child
September 09 2014 6:05 PM ET

Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry are Expecting

Lily Tomlin to Become First Out Lesbian Recipient of Kennedy Center Honors
September 09 2014 3:30 AM ET

Lily Tomlin Named First Lesbian to Win Huge Honor

Trudy Ring

Tomlin will be honored for her lifetime contribution to the performing arts.

WATCH: Women and Victim Blaming 101
September 08 2014 1:05 PM ET

WATCH: Women and Victim Blaming 101

Supporters Rally for Lesbian Teachers Fired After Marriage
September 07 2014 6:00 AM ET

Supporters Rally for Lesbian Teachers Fired After Marriage

Sunnivie Brydum

Alumni and clergy peacefully protested outside a St. Louis high school that recently fired a lesbian couple after learning they planned to live together.

WATCH: Pregnant Lesbian Teacher Fired By Catholic High School
September 06 2014 6:00 AM ET September 06 2014 12:11 PM ET

WATCH: Catholic School Fires Pregnant Lesbian Teacher

Sunnivie Brydum

A Catholic high school near Detroit is coming under fire after terminating a beloved teacher who was having a baby with her wife.