LGBTQ

Culture

has the internet helped breed a new generation of queerphobia?

Study finds Gen Zers have the most negative attitudes to LGBTQ+ people
Douglas Greenwood
11.9.19
News

tv shows feature more diverse lgbtq+ characters than ever

A recent report by GLAAD found that the industry is more inclusive, but there's still work to do.
Nicole DeMarco
11.9.19
Music

this trans performance artist wants to fuck with you

A saviour of East London's queer nightlife scene, musician and artist Lewis G Burton is fighting back against oppression in grimy and glittery new ways.
Jake Hall
11.7.19
Opinion

transphobia is alive and well both in and outside the queer community

More cisgender queer people need to oppose transphobia, urgently.
James Greig
10.31.19
Music

charli xcx tells us how she really feels about those meet and greets with chaotic gays

Ft. dead mother's ashes and douches.
Douglas Greenwood
10.30.19
Film

30 years later, this film remains a powerful portrait of black queer love

Against a backdrop of AIDS crisis fear-mongering, ‘Tongues Untied’ explored intimacy, love and desire as the behaviours which governed black gay men's lives.
Jason Okundaye
10.15.19
Opinion

why we need more sober safe spaces for marginalised communities

If we want to get serious about intersectional mental health, we first have to create more sober spaces for QTIBPOC.
Aisha Mirza
10.8.19
Culture

how gay tiktok became gay tumblr for gen z

After the blogging platform banned NSFW content, queer young people turned to the popular app to express themselves.
Rachel Charlene Lewis
10.3.19
Culture

inside hong kong's voguing scene

After emerging in Harlem's ballroom scene back in the 1960s, voguing has found a new home, and a renaissance, in Asia.
Arthur Tam
10.1.19
Photography

this photographer explores what it means to be an outsider in morocco

Feeling like a "misfit" in her home country inspired Deborah Benzaquen to document queer and mixed identities in her work.
Sarah Moroz
9.26.19
Opinion

how butch/femme subcultures allow gay women to thrive

Whether reclaiming femininity from the male gaze or rejecting feminine gender norms by embracing butch, the subculture is intrinsically radical: it empowers lesbians to renounce patriarchal standards of beauty.
Megan Christopher
9.26.19
Opinion

we need to talk about straightsplaining

It's not only Kevin Hart who's guilty of this
Tom George
9.15.19
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