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Five Adult Film Performers Share Their ‘Coming Out’ Stories
"Telling my mother I work in the porn industry is one of the hardest things I’ve ever done."
Senior Sex Is the Last Frontier of Porn
The latest film in director Erika Lust's XConfessions series features John and Annie, a real life couple in their seventies who want to show people that there's no age limit on good sex.
Behind the Website That's Basically Netflix for Independent Porn
Started by filmmaker Shine Louise Houston and porn star Jiz Lee, PinkLabel TV is the subscription-based streaming service providing the erotic future liberals want.
Gay Escorts Are Fighting Chemsex By Offering a 'Sober Sex' Service
Emotional labour has always been a part of sex work, but as chemsex remains prevalent some escorts are now offering a more specialised service to help ween clients off "H&H fun".
These Porn Actors Are Working to Destigmatise HIV
With services under threat and effective sex ed still a myth, HIV+ performers like Jason Domino and Hans Berlin are using their platforms to educate and advocate.
Pop Stars Are Dismantling the Stigma Around Going to Gigs Solo
How acts like Robyn – with her recent secret-gig social app – and Rina Sawayama are finding innovative ways to unite their fans IRL.
CHAI Are Injecting Sugary, Punk Mayhem into Japanese Guitar Pop
We speak to the new four-piece band about redefining 'kawaii,' and the off-kilter song themes that made them the vibrant force they are.
How Crowdfunding Became a Lifeline for the Trans Community
Long waiting lists, exorbitant costs and surgeries unavailable on the NHS have shown the financial importance of platforms like GoFundMe.
Can the Russian World Cup Sponsors Call Themselves LGBTQ-Friendly?
Brands are, as ever, happy to pose as allies when it suits them, but some marketing opportunities are too rewarding to refuse.
HIV Transmission Rates Have Fallen, But We Can't Be Complacent
With government cuts forcing clinics to close or offer fewer appointments, we'll have to work to uphold the hard-fought progress that has been made.
Lady Gaga Pioneered Online Fandom Culture As We Know It
Today we have Beliebers, Swifties and Directioners. But the Little Monsters were cultivated in a way we hadn't seen before.
Thinkpieces And Shit
Are HMLTD Queerness Tourists or Guitar Music’s Greatest Hope?
The complications of being an art project/band of straight guys where gender-fluid makeup and clothes define your look.