This Is How Sex Workers Will Change the Law
Sex workers met with lawmakers in Albany on Tuesday to push for legislation that could pave the way to the full decriminalization of sex work.
Roma LGBT People Talk About the Challenges of Facing Double Discrimination
"If your family isn't open to it, of course you have to hide who you are."
Vlad Levente Viski
How Has 'I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry' Aged Ten Years Later?
RuPaul Made Drag Mainstream
How 'Drag Race' made straight America fall in love with drag.
US Lawmakers Want to Legalize Discrimination Against LGBTQ Foster Youth
The proposed federal legislation follows several states that have made it legal for adoption agencies to refuse to serve queer children and families.
Being Freaked Out by Gay and Trans People Is Still a Legal Murder Defense in 48 States
Illinois is set to become the second state to outlaw gender and sexuality as motives for violence by defendants in court. What's holding the others behind?
Queer Indonesians Are Being Arrested Under a Vague Anti-Porn Law
Authorities are using the country's wide-reaching anti-pornography laws to prosecute gay men detained in a series of raids.
How LGBTQ Turks are Preparing for a History-Making Constitutional Vote
If Turkey's constitution is amended on April 16, nationalism could rise—and the already imperiled queer community may bear the brunt of what follows.
How LGBTQ Americans are Reshaping the Fight for Assisted Reproduction
We're here, we're queer, and we want access to in vitro fertilization and surrogate pregnancies.
Can Hookup Apps Rouse a Gay Political Renaissance?
Gay dating apps like Hornet and SCRUFF have become more outright political than ever before. But will their efforts affect real-world change?
I Got Shocked By the Machines Once Used to ‘Cure’ Homosexuality and Hysteria
These electro-shock devices act as a pocket history of healthcare and repression.
Tegan and Sara Have Launched a New Foundation To Fight for LGBTQ Women
We talked to the duo about how their new organization plans to help in the next four years and beyond.