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PROUD WOMEN

CARRIE LYELL CALLS ON LESBIANS AND BI WOMEN TO SHOW UP THIS PRIDE SEASON
PHOTOS WIKIMEDIA COMMONS/ALISONW, KATIE CHAN

It’s 2010, and I’m in San Francisco on holiday with my then-girlfriend. We’ve just bought a couple of sandwiches from a deli in the Castro and we’re walking down 18th Street, just about to turn the corner into Dolores Park to join the Dyke March. Neither of us have any idea what we’re about to let ourselves in for. Up until this point, my only experience of Pride has been very small marches featuring a couple of thousand people at most – and the majority of them gay men. So when I see 50,000 women of every age, shape, colour and gender presentation preparing to take to the streets, I’m overwhelmed.

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We are over the moon to have YouTuber Shannon Beveridge on our cover this month. As well as looking super fly in our exclusive photoshoot, she talks to DIVA editor Carrie Lyell about being the role model she so desperately needed when she was younger, and tells us why she’ll never let the cameras into another relationship. Also in this issue: - Danielle Brooks tells Roxy Bourdillon what she really thinks of that controversial Orange Is The New Black story line - Young M.A on being accepted as a lesbian rapper - How to be an author: Lesfic author Kiki Archer shares her tips - Living with HIV: How austerity is harming the most vulnerable women in our community - Believe: An extract from Nicola Adams’ new memoir - Travel with Pride: An activist’s guide - Bi family: “I walked my dad down the aisle at his civil partnership” Plus interviews with Elliott Sailors, Rhyannon Styles and more!
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