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It's nearly three years since the author of Stone Butch Blues left the world, and Riki Wilchins is still grieving. 

6:21 AM

The famed lesbian's fascinating life is retold in the new documentary Chavela.

5:03 AM

The Education Secretary has made it more difficult for sexual assault survivors to prove they've been raped. 

September 22 2017 3:15 PM

The tennis legend put her reputation on the line for women's equality, but she's always been an intersectional force. 

September 22 2017 12:02 PM

For someone who doesn't play by society's sexual rules, the secret to happiness is living in the present.

September 22 2017 5:03 AM

Why are male voices — and appendages — always telling our stories? 

September 21 2017 4:10 PM

Scottie Nell Hughes filed suit Monday making the claims against Charles Payne and Fox News Channel.

September 19 2017 12:35 PM