LGBT+

Culture

How the struggle for LGBTQ+ rights has shaped the 2010s

From the legalisation of same-sex marriage to the mainstream success of queer artists like Lil Nas X and Kim Petras, A LOT has changed. But how better off are we actually?
Tom George
12.19.19
News

A new study finds that stress over politics is killing queer teenagers

A recent study revealed that Gen Z are the most stressed out generation over politics. And for LGBTQ youth, the effects are especially devastating.
Roisin Lanigan
11.21.19
Photography

Photographing a queer road trip across the U.S.

Inspired by a radical travelling community of lesbians from the 70s, photographer Devyn Galindo and girlfriend Hope Steinman-Iacullo set out on their own trip.
Ryan White
11.19.19
Opinion

The death of gay clubbing and the rise of the alt queer night

How events like Homobloc are ushering in a new era for LGBT+ clubbers.
James Greig
11.14.19
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
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
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