Photos of the Bihar Pride Parade Show How Homophobic India Is Slowly Changing
The pride parade in Patna on July 14 had to swap the Pride Flag for the Transgender Pride Flag, but hundreds of people showed up to support the queer community.
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We Asked Queer Indians How They First Learned About Sex
Porn, trial-and-error, Sidney Sheldon—LGBTQ+ youth tell us about their initiation into the world of sex and sexuality in a country where sex ed is either super-hetero or missing altogether.
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How Homophobic Small Towns in India Celebrate Pride
In these conservative and orthodox pockets, LGBTQ communities find other ways to make their voices heard.
How I Lost Myself to India's Chemsex Scene and Overdosed, But Survived to Tell the Story
Inside the dark world of drug-fuelled sex parties where an increasing number of gay Indians want to feel belonged, drug abuse is more than just a health hazard.
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.
I Am a Queer Bhutanese, and My Country Is on Its Way to Scrapping Anti-LGBTQ Laws
“Bhutan has never had a pride parade, and never will because it’s not just the queer community who fights for us, it’s everyone in the country.”
What it’s Like Being a Male Escort for Guys With Disabilities
Meet Pedro: Melbourne's premier disability-specialist sex worker.
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.
"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.
How a US Spy Base Turned Alice Springs Into an LGBTIQ Paradise
It's now home to the largest queer community in regional Australia.
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?
The Lesser-Known Date Rape Drug Is Making a Comeback
Most use of this highly potent drug is actually intentional.