Recent Examples of lesbianism from the Web
Her lesbianism was a source of conflict and comfort and helped shape her feminist politics.
But while almost all effeminate guys are gay—so stigmatized is femininity in males (even in the gay community)—masculine swagger in women is less stigmatized and therefore somewhat less likely to correlate as strongly with lesbianism.
Millett, who was then married to a man, but also slept with women, was quoted (or misquoted) in a magazine distancing herself from lesbianism.
Issues motivating protest range from climate change to disarmament, from labor rights to lesbianism.
Still, Murray’s disinclination to identify as a lesbian rested partly on a misprision of what lesbianism means.
The message is that black lesbianism is something in need of defense, something uniquely imperiled and also uniquely precious.
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