Shinjuku 2 Chome is like a gay bar buffet. The Tokyo district is said to have the highest concentration of gay bars in the world, each with its own theme (such as BDSM or J-Pop), and each with less than a 12-person capacity.
I spent a year living in an all-male religious commune run by an obscure Roman Catholic sect. Here's what that was like.
It's cute to sell straight people cookie-cutter notions of the queer community as a group full of happy couples in love, but it isn't always helpful.
Like the famous gay magazine Butt, Chomp places erotic photographs of dudes (but also skaters) alongside personal profiles and interviews.
We caught up with painter and famed drag performer Tabboo!, whose work appears this weekend at the Outsider Art Fair.
I believe in equality, but I don't believe we're all equal. Some people are special. David Bowie was one of them.
Take up more space, care for each other, and keep breaking through to the people who need it most.
Open Barbers in London is a pay-what-you-can place where everyone can get their hair cut without worrying about gender conventions.
The photographer's latest exhibition, Tear Sheets, fuses cultural detritus with contemporary art tropes to figuratively mold the past.
In honor of the ten-year anniversary of the release of the iconic gay Western, we spoke to B. Ruby Rich, the film scholar who coined the term 'new queer cinema,' to discuss the evolution of gayness on the silver screen.
The school system is where we need to start educating young people about sex and relationships, because it rarely comes from parents.
Beneath the sex and the drugs, men are seeking out chemsex parties to find a place where they can belong—but the connections they make are fleeting.
Much-loved venues may be closing down, but the queer scene has always been in flux.
The long-running happening transformed a raw warehouse space into a 24/7 art and film hub.
Justin Sayre's Husky approaches adolescent queerness as not just a form of attraction, but as an aesthetic.
We sat down with the writer to talk about her career, how New York has changed, and the problems LGBT people still face.
In Australian schools, sex ed is all about pregnancy and chlamydia. But what about pleasure?
Aug 23, 2015
Please don't call us a throuple.
We talked to the one-woman show about five decades of performing, her oral history project Lower East Side Biographies and the need to offer young people a queer, punk-rock, alternative to the mainstream.
"There is no one way to be a witch," says Mey Rude, who left the Catholic church after coming out as trans. "It's a really freeing identity."
The Alice Springs Pride Carnival is Australia's most remote celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, and sistergirl/brotherboy communities.
We spoke to Jane Ward, author of Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men, about the gay sex straight white guys have been having for centuries.
GX was started as a reaction to gaming's dominant "bro" culture, and serves as a place for queer geeks to hang out and enjoy cool shit in a safe, inclusive space.
Photographer Fiona Clark captured the country's LGBT community in the 70s and 80s. Censorship, however, kept her images from seeing the light of day—until now.