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LGBTQ

A Trans Woman was Hacked to Death in the Philippines

Advocates are once again pushing for the SOGIE bill, which aims to protect the LGBTQ community in the Philippines.
Lia Savillo
4 days ago
LGBTQ

Transgender People Tell Us Why India's Newly Proposed Rape Laws are Discriminatory

The fact that punishment for rape against cis-gendered women is more than seven years, but for the trans community, it ranges from six months to two years, has led to the #RapeIsRape campaign.
Pallavi Pundir
9.12.19
LGBTQ

An Indian Pop Culture Progress Report One Year After the Section 377 Verdict

A year after the reading down of the infamous law, we explore the Indian pop culture and media scene to figure if it's showing signs of maturity.
Navin Noronha
9.7.19
LGBTQ

The Horrible Things That Happen to Trans People Going Through Airport Security

"Nine out of ten times I’ve gone through a body scanner, I’ve been flagged for having an 'abnormality in the groin region.'"
Leila Ettachfini
8.28.19
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India's LGBTQ Community Released Their Own Version of the National Anthem for Independence Day

The video featured prominent LGBTQ advocates and urged everyone to #StandWithPride.
Shamani Joshi
8.19.19
LGBTQ

West Bengal Just Had Its First Transgender Wedding

This is a historic moment for the community, which has long faced intolerance throughout India.
Meera Navlakha
8.8.19
LGBTQ

Inside the World's Only Islamic School for Transgender Students

We meet three people who've found acceptance and education at Indonesia's Waria al-Fatah boarding school.
Nicole Di Ilio
8.6.19
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Five Coming-of-Age Trans Movies That Changed My life

These movies, new and old, offensive and not, tell perspective-altering stories about growing up transgender.
Diana Tourjée
7.15.19
LGBTQ

Three Artists Tell Us What It’s Like To Be Queer, Muslim and Pakistani

Aziz Sohail, Abdullah Qureshi and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Jr are working together to give more visibility to the voices from the LGBTQ community of their country.
Pallavi Pundir
6.27.19
LGBTQ

A Behind the Scenes Look at Thailand’s ‘Ladyboy’ Sex Industry

“I got into this type of work to provide for my family. Not just my parents, but my grandparents as well."
Caleb Quinley
6.13.19
LGBTQ

Meet AMUBA, Indonesia's First All-Trans Girlband

In our new documentary we follow AMUBA's struggle to build a music career in a country where the LGBTQ community is deeply maligned.
VICE Staff
6.10.19
LGBTQ

The Girl's Guide to Tucking Your Dick

Are you ready to learn?
Diana Tourjée
4.3.19
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