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4,920. In 1903 Emmeline Pankhurst set up a new society called The Women’s Social & Political Union. It believed in action not words. And held demonstrations and attacked property in protest against the lack of women’s rights. These suffragettes – or lesbians – were often arrested and put in jail – bet they had a field day ... Course nowadays there are muff-bandits in all walks of life. They’re still usually quite biffers like K D Lang or Ellen, but now and again a real babe turns fishmonger. And that’s a real waste. Next week – gay rights. (Suffragette & Lesbian & Rights) Ricky Gervais, The Eleven O’Clock Show: Women’s Rights, Channel 4
11,958. Lesbianism is not mentioned at all. (Bible & Old Testament) Sex & Lesbianism) Mysteries of the Bible: Love and Sex in the Hebrew Bible s4e5
11,959. Rather than surrender his guests to the wild mob ... Lot tries to calm them by making an offer that seem horrendous. (Bible & Old Testament & Sex & Lesbianism) ibid.
79,083. You’re neither unnatural, nor abominable, nor mad; you’re as much a part of what people call nature as anyone else; only you’re unexplained as yet – you’ve not got your niche in creation. Radclyffe Hall, The Well of Loneliness
79,084. Gay men may seek sex without emotion; lesbians often end up in emotion without sex. Camille Paglia, Esquire October 1991
79,085. I’m a lesbian, an Aquarian, and a vegetarian. Ellen DeGeneres
79,086. I like pin-up girls. I’m more of a boy than a girl. I’m not a lesbian, though – not before a Sambuca anyway. Amy Winehouse
79,087. I often tell audiences at the start of my shows that I’m not gay because I’ve got petitions from lesbian groups saying, ‘Can you tell people you’re heterosexual because you’re giving us a bad name.’ Jo Brand
79,088. I am many things, but one of the things I am is a lesbian. Clare Balding
79,089. I am not, I repeat, NOT a lesbian – even though I’d like to be one when I grow up. Dawn French
98,570. The strange thing, on looking back, was the purity, the integrity, of her feeling for Sally. It was not like one's feeling for a man. It was completely disinterested, and besides, it had a quality which could only exist between women, between women just grown up. Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway
99,481. Are you sure you want to do this? (Robot & Lesbian & Science Fiction) Humans s2e1, Channel 4 2016, human to robot?
99,482. How did you know who you were? When did you know you liked women? So you were made that way? (Robot & Lesbian & Science Fiction) ibid. human to robot
102,140. I mean I’ve got nothing against the old muff munchers … The Catherine Tate Christmas Show, Burnie, BBC 2005
103,575. Proposition 8 built a constitutional wall around marriage and excluded gay and lesbians from access to the most important relation in life. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) The Case Against 8, HB0 2014, case in court Theodore Olson
103,576. A fundamental right to pursue happiness is being taken away. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid.
103,577. In 2008 the California Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples had the right to get married. 18,000 same-sex couples were married throughout the state. Six months later, voters passed Proposition 8, a ballot initiative which defined marriage as between one man and one woman in California. A federal lawsuit was filed on behalf of two couples challenging the constitutionality of Proposition 8. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid. captions
103,578. The court sided with the proponents of Prop 8 and blocked the broadcast of the trial. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid.
103,579. This steady stream of hate that came across the phone. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid. plaintiff
103,580. Ted looks up from pizza and says, We won. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid.
103,581. The proponents of Prop 8 appealed to the US Supreme Court. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid.
103,582. It’s another 5-4 vote. (Rights & Marriage & Lesbian & Homosexual & Same-Sex Marriage) ibid.
120,044. Touch it … Isn’t it obvious? I’m trying to seduce you. (GBH Films & Feel & Lesbian) Bound 1996 starring Gina Gershon & Jennifer Tilly & Joe Pantoliano & Mary Mara & Susie Bright & Margaret Smith & Barry Kivel & Christopher Meloni & John Ryan & Petre Spellos et al, directors Wachowskis
120,045. Like a part of me. You are so beautiful. (GBH Films & Lesbian) ibid. Violet to Corky
120,046. I want out. I want a new life. (GBH Films & Lesbian) ibid.
125,923. Gay sex for women had never been criminalised. (Crime & Punishment & Lesbianism) Crime & Punishment: A Timewatch Guide, BBC 2019