LGBT

Culture

why is love island so good?

A primer on the British TV show ahead of tonight's finale.
Sophie Wilkinson
7.30.18
Culture

this queer techno film is beautiful and unpredictable

A tale of obsession set in Berlin.
Juule Kay
7.24.18
Culture

the origins of the fanny pack

i-D asks fashion historians how the iconic accessory became beloved by both the queer and hypebeast communities.
Brian O'Flynn
7.23.18
Opinion

there’s a lot more than just homophobia in that trump-putin kissing cartoon

Why are we so fascinated with the gay sexual power dynamics of world leaders?
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
7.20.18
Culture

photographs of swaziland’s first ever lgbt pride march

See the jubilance of a historic event in a country where homosexuality is illegal.
Jake Hall
7.5.18
Think Pieces

when did we start referring to ourselves as queer?

The history of the word queer takes in everything from Oscar Wilde, to the Stonewall Riots, to reality TV.
Yusuf Tamanna
6.19.18
News

queer and lonely? join this facebook group to make friends

Find your tribe.
André-Naquian Wheeler
5.31.18
Photography

candid photos that celebrate what it means to be young, polish, and queer

In a country where 70 percent consider same-sex relationships immoral, just living your life as a queer person is an act of defiance.
Ryan White
5.22.18
Culture

does it matter who writes queer stories?

There is a storm brewing in young adult fiction. A new book on the AIDS crisis has furthered debate around who should get commissioned and paid to tell certain stories.
Alim Kheraj
5.18.18
Culture

the complicated politics of the twink

If we really have entered the Age of the Twink, we need to understand the pain the twink body has endured and the pain it helps to perpetuate.
Brian O'Flynn
5.16.18
Think Pieces

some of the most powerful movements have been led by black women

One of the three founding members of Black Lives Matter, Patrisse Khan-Cullors, discusses how the movement began and where it needs to go next.
Tanya Compas
5.16.18
News

netflix's 'alex strangelove' is a new kind of coming out story

Because coming out of the closet can be funny too.
André-Naquian Wheeler
5.9.18