Admire this intelligent woman who works for justice and truth through her TV shows and other. "Here's the thing about rights, they're not supposed to be voted on. That's why they call them rights" —Rachel Maddow.
Kate Woolfe defines the "Lesbian Look" as "short hair, funky glasses, maybe a little leather" (87) & claims that "it has less to do with one's sexual preferences and more to do with a rejection of our culture's values about women" (90). Out MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow exemplifies this look & in the linked interview with Katie Couric discuses the ways in which her look differs from what she calls the "pretty-girl-on-cable" stereotype.