It is an unprecedented public female identity, at least as far as the Chinese-speaking world is concerned.
Women generally earn lower salaries than men and inheritance usually goes to sons, so lesbian-specific meetings at the LGBTQ Taiwan Hotline Association often review ways that lesbians can save money for retirement.
Retrieved 24 May 2017.
Given the social pressure from family and spiritual leaders to be straight, Love Boat employees initially affirmed clients that they were lesbian on principle.
For instance, one teaching objective was changed from "understanding one's sexual orientation" to "respecting diverse sexual orientations".
Retrieved 19 October 2018.
The mass wedding with 188 couples was the first time same-sex couples have been wed and celebrated at a military ceremony.
The success of the store as a beacon for the lesbian community in Asia was entirely unanticipated.