LGBTQ

LGBTQ

What Does Freedom Mean to You?

In India's Independence day, we asked Berhampur's third gender about the nature of freedom.
Maroosha Muzaffar
All images by Viraj Nayar
8.20.18
LGBTQ

Don't Get the Outrage Over Jack Whitehall 'Playing Gay'? Listen to These Queer Actors

If Disney are going to make a big deal about creating a gay character, they should probably make a big deal about casting a gay actor.
Michael Segalov
8.17.18
Television

An Ode to Jonathan Van Ness

Taking a "mome" to appreciate the beachy-waved kween of 'Queer Eye'.
Lauren O'Neill
8.15.18
Film

The Lasting Legacy of Hollywood’s Recent Casting Controversies

For years the industry has been accused of whitewashing roles in its films. Here’s a timeline of the recent offenders.
Connor Garel
8.14.18
Sex

What I've Learned from Working as a Lesbian Escort

"Straight women who've never had gay sex often want to try everything at once. One second they want to eat you out, the next they're standing there with a strap-on."
Velvet
8.14.18
Film

'Miseducation of Cameron Post' Explores the Quiet Torture of Gay Conversion Therapy

Conversion therapy is still legal in 41 states, despite being deeply unethical and pseudoscientific.
Nicole Clark
8.3.18
LGBTQ

We Attended India’s First Transgender Poetry Meet

As it turns out, it wasn’t just a forum for expressing marginalised thought.
Amita Ghose
7.30.18
Clubbing

I Went to the 'First Nudist Club Night' in Paris

I highly recommend getting naked in a nightclub – as long as everyone else is, too.
Quentin Monville
7.20.18
Views My Own

I’m Transforming into a Nightmare Clown to Beat My Post-Sobriety Anxiety

Forcing myself to get on stage... what could possibly go wrong?
Jaik Puppyteeth
7.18.18
LGBTQ

Why Being a Lesbian Stripper Is Harder Than You Might Think

Though most strip clubs are known for being aggressively heterosexual environments, many queer women are making waves on the scene.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
7.16.18
LGBTQ

'I Know I'd Win a Trans-Male Face-off, but I Want to Compete Against Other Men.'

Aryan Pasha always knew he was a boy, but it took some people a little longer to acknowledge it. Now, the successful lawyer-turned bodybuilder plans to open a gym franchise.
Yashraj Sharma
7.11.18
Photography

These Aren’t Your Typical Wrestling Photos

Gay Mexican American photographer Ken Castañeda uses Lucha libre in his work to express his complex identity.
Clara Mokri
7.6.18