China’s LGBTQ activism is running against the growing control over civil society.
Football came out as gay, for starters.
Here's an easy way to support unhoused, incarcerated, and underserved queer people this Pride Month (and every month).
Support for the LGBTQ community matters, but accountability matters, too.
The country has cemented its reputation not only as a regional leader on LGBTQ rights, but also an example to much of the world for its successes in combating COVID-19.
With this year's parades delayed or cancelled, people remember some of the ways and times that prior festivals have meant something special.
“Not all of us who are effeminate are vulgar and cheap and will rub our butts in your faces.”
"I can never know exactly what they’re going through but what I can do is listen, and when I can, lend my voice for those who cannot raise their own."
Coming out to others can be tough but coming out to yourself can be infinitely more difficult and scary. That is, until it gets liberating.
It’s a tough time for all performers and artists but for queer ones who usually have fewer opportunities anyway, lockdowns have been devastating.
Around the world, June is traditionally Pride Month. And although the parades are cancelled, you can still celebrate online.
Fans are ecstatic but unsurprised.