You'll Fall in Love with this Taiwanese Father as He Comes to Accept His Lesbian Daughter

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Asia has a long-standing reputation as a region which values tradition over individual preference, and these values have often meant there has been limited space in society for lesbian women. 

However, Taiwan, having swooped out from under the direct control of the People's Republic of China has been leading the charge in recent years. In 2016, the people elected their first female President: Tsai Ing-wen, and this year they are looking set to become the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage.  

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Supergirl got Super Gay, Super Fast

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I have to lead this with a straight-up admission:

I have a penchant for watching campy, mildly crappy TV shows on regular basis.

Look, the television world is dark and full of terrors, or sentient robots, or zombies, or sociopaths taking over America, and sometimes a girl just needs to kick back with a glass of wine and watch something with a guaranteed happy ending and very little brain power required.

Supergirl fits that bill through and through.

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Gilmore Girls Finally Confirms What We Always Knew About Michel

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On Friday, Netflix released the hugely anticipated Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, and for the first time in the history of the Gilmore Girls universe, queer viewers found themselves represented in the small Connecticut town of Stars Hollow.
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So, What Now?

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This was a post that I was not expecting to have to write. This was a post that I was planning to write after the election with the headline "what a woman in the White House means for queers everywhere". But, obviously, that didn't happen, and now we have to face the ugly, awful reality. We have to ask ourselves: what does a Trump presidency mean for LGBT+ people?
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The Bitter End of AfterEllen

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It's been about a week since the devastating news broke that Evolve Media was viciously striking down a piece of queer heritage on the internet, and I have to say that I'm still not quite over it.

Although there have been assurances from Emrah Kovacoglu, General Manager at TotallyHer Media that the site will not be closing, it is clear that content has stalled and there has been a mass exodus in the wake of editor-in-chief Trish Bendix's unceremonious axing.

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