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
Opinion

why we need more sober safe spaces for marginalized 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
9.21.19
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
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
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
7.8.19
News

louis tomlinson is not happy with the harry styles sex scene in ‘euphoria’

The animated sequence from the most recent episode of HBO’s teen drama revived Larry Stylinson.
Alim Kheraj
7.3.19
Culture

what does gen z know about stonewall?

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising this weekend, we spoke to the kids of Mosaic LGBT Youth Centre to find out how they discovered this historic moment in queer history.
Ryan White
6.27.19
Culture

inside sicily’s queer film festival and its riotous after-party

Photographer Valerio Spada curates a selection of images from Partynudo, the party that unfolded after this year’s Sicilia Queer, as we speak to its grand jury prize winning artist, Mykki Blanco.
Mahoro Seward
6.25.19
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