"Nothing Was Ever Accomplished By Hiding In A Dark Corner": Remembering…

If ever there was an icon for the union of the personal and the political, it was lesbian activist Del Martin, who died yesterday » 8/28/08 1:20pm 8/28/08 1:20pm at 87. Martin and her partner Phyllis Lyon cofounded the , the first lesbian rights organization in the US, and they also married each other twice, in 2004, and again on June 16 of this…

Del Martin, Lesbian Activist, Dies • A Working Mom's Day Never Ends

Del Martin, a lesbian activist and a founder of the nation's first outspoken lesbian advocacy group — the Daughters of Bilitis — passed away this morning » 8/27/08 5:30pm 8/27/08 5:30pm at the age of 85. Martin was also one of the first same-sex couples to get married in California. More on Ms. Martin tomorrow. • There's a in Australia in which…