LGBT

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
Culture

frank ocean announces his first queer club night

It’s an LGBTQ+ fantasia that pays homage to an imaginary and idyllic 80s NYC.
Douglas Greenwood
10.17.19
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

what's it really like being lgbt in poland?

Following the violent abuse faced by many queer activists in Poland, under the country's right wing Law and Justice Party, we speak to seven young LGBT people in Poland to find out the reality.
Kamila Rymajdo
Heather Glazzard
10.3.19
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
9.25.19
Culture

this book confronts the harmful myth of modern masculinity

JJ Bola's 'Mask Off' exposes masculinity as a performance men are bullied into. It urges us as a society to move past those pressures, and redefine what it means to be a man, on our own terms.
JJ Bola
9.20.19
News

new study conclusively ties "conversion therapy" to suicide attempts

It's the first major study into the dangerous impact of "gender identity conversion".
Jenna Mahale
9.12.19
Photography

the photographer and queer activist capturing moments of resilience

Daniel Jack Lyons discusses a career spent trying to bring together the practises of photography and qualitative research, to change the narrative around persecuted groups.
Ryan White
8.21.19
Gender & Sexuality

the gay bar is dead: how the queer space killed it

It's not that the LGBT+ community doesn’t go out anymore. We’re just not going to the same old tired places.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.2.19
Art

you need to see this groundbreaking exhibition about gender

Open all summer, 'Kiss My Genders' takes an expansive look at art beyond the binary.
Mahoro Seward
7.26.19
Opinion

the real love islands: finding romance in a hopeless place

It’s tough looking for love when hook-ups spread like wildfire and Grindr matches are separated by seas.
Kyle MacNeill
7.5.19
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