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Neta on the Border

http://traffic.libsyn.com/lesbihonestpodcast/McAllen_Episode_Final.mp3 Hi, everyone. This is La Shaguita with some updates from the Lesbihonest Closet. In the summer of 2017 I traveled through the Southern United States interviewing queer women about the realities they’re facing at home. I went to Texas, Louisiana, Alabama and Tennessee, all alone and mostly on Greyhound buses. This trip was inspired…

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Embarrassment

Do you regularly get embarrassed by the stupid shit that you do? Studies show you may not be alone.* In today’s episode, La Shaguita will talk to babes about embarrassing shit that they’ve done. She’ll even share a few embarrassing stories herself. This will result in some unexpected self-reflection, including suggestions for alleviating discomfort after…

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One Night Stand

La Shaguita unexpectedly has a one night stand and then has feelings for the woman she slept with. She wonders: is it possible to separate sex from emotions? Join her on Valentine’s Night in Montreal when she strives to have another one night stand, intentionally this time, without involving her emotions. Will she succeed? You’ll…

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Lesbianism in Communist Prague

Meet Jana, a woman who has lived as a lesbian in Prague since communist times. When she first fell in love with a woman in 1965, homosexuality was still taboo in Czech society. Members of the LGBTQ community were often put under government surveillance and risked losing their homes and jobs. At the same time,…

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Lesbi in Poland Episode 3: Ewa and Gosia

This episode features an interview with Ewa and Gosia, a lesbian couple from Poland who won a Scandinavian Airlines contest in 2010 to get married in an airplane. Since same sex marriage and civil partnerships are still illegal in Poland, they used the publicity from the contest to increase exposure about LGBTQ rights and visibility…

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La Shaguita Becomes a “Top”

The time has come. La Shaguita has decided she wants to be a “top.” But what the hell does that mean, anyway? Why does it conjure up images of pants, suspenders, and various forms of domination? Tune in as La Shaguita explores this concept with a couple collectively known as The Laur, due to their…

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Lesbi in Poland, ep. 2: Les Go to Lodz

In the second episode of her Lesbi in Poland Series, La Shaguita brings you to the 2016 Pride March in Lodz, the third largest city in Poland. You’ll meet some local ladies, learn some local lore, and get a splash of sweet melodrama directly from the life of La Shaguita. Thanks again to Gaba Kulka…

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Lesbi in Warsaw

In this first episode of her Lesbi in Poland Series, La Shaguita brings you to Warsaw to talk to local ladies about what life is like as a lesbian there. Poland is a heavily Catholic country that is both plagued by conservativism and graced by powerful counter-movements. Tune in to begin the journey and meet…

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La Shaguita Meets La Shaguita

La Shaguita is traveling around Europe on her own talking to lady lovin’ ladies about lesbian rights, culture and visibility in their cities and countries. But what is it like behind the scenes? Is she driven mad by loneliness when she’s on the road? You can be the judge of that as you listen to…

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LesbiHonest Presents: Shabby!

In this episode La Shaguita talks to the one and only Shabby, who is too cool for a last name. She’s a Londoner and European Tour Guide who was featured on the UK’s TV program Big Brother. Tune in to hear about Shabby’s experience on the show, her past life as a feminine Oliver Twist,…

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