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Queer|Art Awards Barbara Hammer Lesbian Filmmaking Grant 
Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation
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Former Christian Rocker Elle G Becomes LGBT Sensation

Queer|Art Awards Barbara Hammer Lesbian Filmmaking Grant 

By Jenny Block |
When renowned Christian recording artist Elle G came out in 2009, she lost it all. Now she's back as an LGBT sensation, with a new album and a video helping kids.

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Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 

Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 

Dec 12
People in treatment for eating disorders are poorly served when it comes to addressing the cultural aspects of eating problems, according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Dec 12
The Bloomberg 50 list recognizes the work of investor activist and sustainable wealth manager Natasha Lamb, managing partner at Arjuna Capital.

Salma Hayek Pinault is Global Patron of mothers2mothers

Salma Hayek Pinault is Global Patron of mothers2mothers

Dec 12
Salma Hayek Pinault celebrates m2m Mentor Mothers: the fearless, HIV-positive women working across eight African nations to stop mothers passing HIV onto their children, fight stigma, and ensure that all families thrive, not just survive.

Sequel to Elizabeth Warren Comic Book Out

Sequel to Elizabeth Warren Comic Book Out

Dec 12
The successful comic book issue detailing Elizabeth Warren's life and career will be getting a sequel of sorts this week. "Female Force: Elizabeth Warren" will detail more of her background and political acumen.

Trump Says Accusations of Sexual Misconduct 'Fabricated'

Trump Says Accusations of Sexual Misconduct 'Fabricated'

By Catherine Lucey | Dec 12
President Donald Trump is pushing back against sexual misconduct allegations, saying he's the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know and/or have never met."

Vera Katz, Who Helped Turn Portland into Hipster Haven, Dies

Vera Katz, Who Helped Turn Portland into Hipster Haven, Dies

By Gillian Flaccus | Dec 12
Vera Katz, a Jewish refugee who was elected to three terms as Portland's mayor and helped transform it from a sleepy backwater into a trendy city known for its public transit, eco-conscious design and live-work architecture style, died Monday. She was 84.

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year for 2017: 'Feminism'

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year for 2017: 'Feminism'

By Leanne Italie | Dec 12
This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism."

Rose McGowan Speaks at HT Leadership Summit in India

Rose McGowan Speaks at HT Leadership Summit in India

Dec 11
Rose McGowan recently traveled to New Delhi, India on behalf of Liberatum, the global cultural diplomacy organization working with world leaders and cultural figures to promote change.

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

3 Trump Accusers Speak Out, Call for Congressional Probe

By Zeke Miller | Dec 11
Three women who have previously accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment shared their stories on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today."

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

Will Misconduct Scandals Make Men Wary of Women at Work?

By Jennifer Peltz | Dec 11
Some women, and men, worry the same climate that's emboldening women to speak up about sexual misconduct could backfire by making some men wary of female colleagues.

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