LGBTQ

LGBTQ

In 26 States, You Can Still Get Fired for Being Trans

Half of LGBTQ Americans live in states where they're at risk of being fired for their identity.
Diana Tourjée
11 hours ago
LGBTQ

Berkeley's Effort to Abolish Gender is Chaotic and Fabulous

The city is replacing all gendered language—including "man hole" and "fraternity"—with new terms.
Diana Tourjée
a day ago
LGBTQ

Straight Men Recall the First Time They Were Attracted to a Trans Woman

Tons of men are into trans girls, they just don't admit it.
Diana Tourjée
2 days ago
LGBTQ

We Just Got 230 New Emojis, But Still No Trans Flag

Come on, we've even got a banjo.
Anna Iovine
2 days ago
LGBTQ

Inside the Queer Club with a Strict 'No Cis Men' Policy

Queer and inclusive party LICK has now grown from a monthly club night to a permanent space. We were there for its launch night.
Helen Thomas
5 days ago
LGBTQ

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.
Pallavi Pundir
7.12.19
Drugs

I Lost Myself to India's Chemsex Scene and Overdosed, but Survived to Tell the Story

In the chemsex scene, drug abuse is more than just a health hazard.
Sadam Hanjabam
7.8.19
LGBTQ

LGBTQ People in the UK Share Real Experiences of Workplace Discrimination

"We are lucky to have the counter between us and the customers, so we escaped the physical side of things."
Rosie Hewitson
7.4.19
LGBTQ

LGBTQ Pro Wrestlers Say There's Never Been a Better Time to Be Queer In the Ring

Pro wrestling has long been the home of gay panic and homophobia, but the times are changing.
Graham Isador
6.28.19
LGBTQ

These Portraits Capture the Stunning Diversity of Queer Cubans

Amid rollbacks of LGBTQ rights in Cuba, Alexis Ruiseco-Lombera is archiving the country's vibrant queer and trans community in photos.
Alexis Ruiseco
6.28.19
LGBTQ

Opinion: Pride Has Betrayed Us

Trans women of color were being murdered before the gay rights movement, and are still being murdered today. Pride has never paid attention.
Diana Tourjée
6.28.19
Art

Beautiful, Never-Before-Seen Photos of New York City's 1977 Pride March

Shortly after coming out, photographer Meryl Meisler attended and shot her first Pride march. She never looked at the pictures until now.
Meryl Meisler
6.27.19
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