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.”
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.
Snapchat's Gender-Swapping Photo Filters Can Result in Real Transphobia
"There’s a fine line between encouraging people to take gender less seriously and not considering trans realities."
Presenting as Non-Binary Changed My Dating Life Completely
Staying true to my femme gender non-conforming identity has definitely made relationships more complicated.
I Did Sex Work to Make Money—and Find Real Intimacy With Men
One in eight trans women have done sex work as a source of income; one in five, for food or shelter. Some of us have looked for real human connection there, too.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
These LGBTQ Activists Don’t Want Queer and Trans People Serving in the Military
While the trans military ban has spurred a flurry of media coverage in support of trans troops, these activists still believe the military has no respect for human rights.
How Microdosing Testosterone Changed My Life
I knew I was non-binary, but I was afraid to tell my doctor I didn't want to fully transition from female to male. I thought finding an in-between wasn't allowed.
Why Some Indians Have Decided to Boycott the Elections
The reasons include general apathy all the way through to death threats.
The Girl's Guide to Tucking Your Dick
Are you ready to learn?
What Happened to This Couple After the Husband Came Out as Trans
"There was a very small chance we'd make it through it, but here we are more than a year later."
The Canadian YouTuber Headed for the World’s Largest Trans Beauty Pageant
After being “100 percent transparent” about her transition on YouTube, Julie Vu is taking her trans advocacy to Thailand.
I Took a Porn Virgin to an Adult Film Festival
My friend Kira has gone 18 years without ever watching porn. I figured it was time to pop her cherry.