Nearly 80 years after the demise of the genre, the lesbian pulp fiction phenomenon that gripped the mid-20th century seems now both ridiculous and sad. The overbearing melodrama of the novels, rife with love, heartbreak and reconciliations, appear almost comical in retrospect. However, the thought of these women-centric novels being written for a largely male […]

Earlier this month, throngs of people emerged on the streets of France to raise their voice against the assisted reproduction for lesbian couples and single mothers. With strongly placed Catholic roots and a strong sense of homophobia cultivated across generations, the conservative activist group La Manif Pour Tous (Demonstration for All) took to the streets in protest. The group had initially emerged as a […]