Thin Lips Will Make You Want to Break Up That Lame Party with Their Video for "Never Again"

“I think of it as our homosexual Blink 182 video.”


What's Next For London's Queer Scene?

Much-loved venues may be closing down, but the queer scene has always been in flux.


Do We Still Need Gay Awards Ceremonies in 2015?

I went to this year's Attitude Pride Awards to find out if these kinds of events are segregationist, or if they still highlight the kind of LGBT role models British society needs.


Photos of Triumphant, Pissed-Up Irish People Celebrating the Gay Marriage Vote

We went on a bar crawl around Dublin on Saturday night to talk to Ireland's young and drunk about the legalisation of same-sex marriage.


Funny Dude Guy Branum Talks About the Future of Gay Comedy

Guy Branum is one of the funniest comedians I know. He also happens to be gay. I talked with him about the state of gay comedy and the ways queerness plays into his jokes.


Secrecy, Dark Rooms and Patriotic Drag Queens: A Gay Night Out in Moscow

Despite Putin's anti-gay propaganda law still reigning strong, Moscow's LGBT club scene thrives in the shadows. We hit up a couple of gay bars and found that there's hope for gay Russians yet.


Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 1

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it is considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.


Deconstructing the Self-Loathing and Desire Surrounding the Word 'Twink'

Young, thin gay men talk about being fetishised and derided by the larger homosexual community.


A Straight Man Holding Hands with Another Straight Man for a Social Experiment Video Doesn't Teach You About the Gay Experience

Ian Lee's social experiment may have opened a dialogue about homophobia, but he's not going to internalise the hatred, and that's a sticking point for myself and other gay people.


Some Good LGBT Things That Happened in 2014

The situation for LGBT people can often feel bleak. Let's give ourselves a pat on the back for a change.


Is Britain's Pro-Gay Foreign Policy Actually Helping Global LGBTI Community?

I talked to human rights campaigners to discuss the good and the bad of the UK's attempts to tackle homophobia around the world.


Is Sci-Fi Having a 'Regaysance'?

The emergence of out and open LGBT characters in sci-fi TV suggests that yes, it is.