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News

Watch Pabllo Vittar in conversation about LGBTQIA+ rights in Brazil

The drag icon speaks to Venezuelan refugee Elvis Messias in a new digital video series.
Jenna Mahale
8.4.20
Fashion

The queer and dirrty history of chaps

The assless icon has had a long and controversial life in fashion.
Tom George
8.4.20
Culture

"The kids know what they're doing": Protesters on 50 years of LGBT+ activism

A handful of historic Gay Liberation Front radicalists chart the evolution of a revolution, and look towards the future of sustainable activism.
Zoya Raza-Sheikh
7.30.20
Culture

This photography project honours queer visibility in the era of isolation

In Belfast, 'Come To My Window' is a labour of love from a group of artists who propose an alternative DIY take on Pride, one that celebrates queer solidarity from your windowsills.
Donal Talbot
7.29.20
Opinion

Nigeria’s queer history told by those who lived through it

Queer Nigerians are under attack from its government, but in the shadows, their vibrant existence – once ignored by the powers that be – lives on.
Vincent Desmond
7.29.20
News

RuPaul's Drag Race is coming to the Netherlands

With the drag scene in Amsterdam booming, we can't wait for this one.
Rolien Zonneveld
7.27.20
Culture

See Andy Warhol’s compelling polaroids of the queer community in New York

Two of the iconic artist's series, 'Sex Parts and Torsos' and 'Ladies & Gentlemen', are now on view on the Fotografiska site.
Rolien Zonneveld
7.17.20
Culture

Ocean Waves: The queer film Studio Ghibli didn’t know they were making

In 1993, Ghibli made the closest thing to a B-movie they ever would make, and it just so happens to have a very gay protagonist.
Lisa Wehrstedt
7.15.20
Photography

An intimate look into the opulent young drag community of Abidjan

Sierra Leonean visual artist Ngadi Smart portrayed two emerging drag queens, who despite receiving backlash in their home country, continue to practice their stunning art.
Rolien Zonneveld
7.15.20
News

How you can help LGBT+ people in Poland right now

The country’s population have just re-elected a staunchly conservative leader who supports the oppression of queer and trans folk. They need your support.
Douglas Greenwood
7.14.20
News

Celebrities sign letter to ban conversion therapy

Dua Lipa, Munroe Bergdorf, Clairo, Charli XCX, Elton John and more are banding together to force the UK government to ban conversion therapy.
Douglas Greenwood
7.10.20
Photography

Four years of photographing a beloved queer bar in east London

Jean-François Carly has been capturing the crowds of The Queen Adelaide since he first discovered it. The resulting photo book celebrates a home from home and an enduring queer institution.
Tom George
7.7.20
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