gay

LGBTQ

Being Gay in Brunei Is Punishable By Death, Starting Today

Despite global outcry and calls for boycotts, Sultan Hassanal Bolki has shown no sign of reversing the draconian law.
Wendy Syfret
4.3.19
hate crimes

"How Dare Him": Chicago Officials Are Livid About Jussie Smollett

Chicago officials were blindsided — and infuriated — by the news that all the charges were being dropped against him.
Tess Owen
3.26.19
Australiana

How a US Spy Base Turned Alice Springs Into an LGBTIQ Paradise

It's now home to the largest queer community in regional Australia.
Julian Morgans
Rhi Holmes
Laura Woods
1.10.19
LGBTQ

When I Came Out, I Wasn’t Ready for the Judgment That Came from Within the Community

Why would a group of people who have historically experienced so much shame and stigma from society dole out that same kind of punishment to each other?
Zach Rawlings
1.9.19
Drugs

The Lesser-Known Date Rape Drug Is Making a Comeback

Most use of this highly potent drug is actually intentional.
Joseph Palamar
1.6.19
LGBTQ

Indian Queer Muslims Share Their Hopes and Dreams for 2019

Being a double minority presents a double set of issues—one concerning culture and religion, the other concerning sexual identity.
Parthshri Arora
1.1.19
Op-Eds

How 2018 Became the Year '20GAYTEEN'

Hayley Kiyoko came up with the nickname on 1st January, and looking back, it's easy to concede she was right.
Daisy Jones
12.5.18
entertainment

I Binged All 11 ‘Harry Potter’ Movies and Yes, They Are Gay as Hell

"Let’s get these Horcruxes, bitches!"
Naveen Kumar
11.17.18
LGBTQ health

Here's What Being LGBTQ Can Do to Your Health

Being gay in 2018 means dealing with the health repercussions of old school discrimination plus new, startling research about heart health and cancer.
Joanne Spataro
7.22.18
Clubbing

I Went to the 'First Nudist Club Night' in Paris

I highly recommend getting naked in a nightclub – as long as everyone else is, too.
Quentin Monville
7.21.18
we saw this

Inside ‘Hungama’, an LGBTQ+ Bollywood Night in an East London Strip Club

It's rare that South Asian clubbers can come together to celebrate queer culture, but this new night at Metropolis provides just that.
Salma Haidrani
7.5.18
Australia Today

Police Find 27 Unsolved Murders in Sydney Probably Fuelled by Gay Hate

A new report exposes a revolting period in Sydney's history.
VICE Staff
6.27.18
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