The Latest in Lesbian Entertainment

Ivory Aquino on Playing Trans Pioneer Cecilia Chung in “When We Rise”

Among some of the more familiar faces on ABC’s “When We Rise” are some uber-talented newcomers that go toe-to-toe with heavyweights like Mary-Louise Parker, Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O’Donnell. Ivory Aquino has had a successful career in live theater, but her role as real-life trans activist Cecilia Chung in the LGBTQ history-themed mini-series will introduce viewers to …

Queer Women History Forgot: Rita Hester

For Women’s History Month, GO is celebrating LGBTQ women we wish we could have learned about in high school history class.  Rita Hester was a beloved Bostonian, a 34-year-old Black trans woman who Reverand Irene Monroe said “everybody knew … especially in the trans community and in the African-American LGBTQ communities.” A musician, dancer and drag …

Guys We Love: J Mase III

The Black Trans Queer poet who’s making space for his community to be unapologetic in their anger and their joy.