LGBTQ

LGBTQ

London’s Queer and Femme Party Scene Is Having a Renaissance

Nights like Aphrodyki, LICK, Gal Pals and many more are reviving a scene that most of us thought was basically dead.
Daisy Jones
3 days ago
sex and relationships

Why People Still Go Cruising

As cruising spots in London are under threat and apps have made casual hook-ups more convenient, what role does going outside in search of sex play in queer lives today?
James Greig
5 days ago
sex and relationships

Bisexual Women Explain Why They Hate Being 'Unicorn Hunted' for Threesomes

As non-monogamous dating and polyamory have become more popular, the practice of couples using dating apps to deceive women into being their mythical "third" is on the rise.
Sophie Hemery
6.10.19
Sex

Men Told Us How Bottoming Affects Their Eating Habits

“My boyfriend went out of the country for two weeks. My first thought was, ‘Finally, I can eat mushy peas!’”
Louis Staples
6.10.19
LGBTQ

Trump Is Very Confused About Trans People

On Wednesday, Trump commented that trans people shouldn't be allowed in the military because they take "massive amounts of drugs" – among other inaccurate claims.
Kimberly Lawson
6.6.19
Drag Me to Hell

Does UK Drag Have a Misogyny Problem?

With 'Drag Race UK' and 'Drag Lab' set to hit primetime TV this year, it's worth looking at how prejudices fostered by mainstream representations of drag can trickle down into day-to-day scenes.
Ben Charlie Smoke
6.6.19
LGBTQ

The Alabama Mayor Who Suggested Killing LGBTQ People Has Offered to Resign

Nationwide backlash against Carbon Hill Mayor Mark Chambers has forced the mayor to reconsider his initial decision to remain in his position.
Leila Ettachfini
6.6.19
UK Black Pride

Why Hackney Is the Perfect New Home for UK Black Pride

We spoke to the organisers about why the event has moved from just south of the river in Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens to Haggerston Park.
Jason Okundaye
6.6.19
tv

Fleabag's Hot Priest Gave Me Flashbacks to My Early Queer Thirst

Fleabag and the Hot Priest's relationship was secretive, scandalous, and somewhat deviant – which is exactly what it was like when I first fell for someone of the same sex.
Jill Gutowitz
6.5.19
LGBTQ

Another Black Trans Woman Was Found Dead in Dallas

A body was discovered in White Rock Lake Saturday evening. By Monday, the individual was identified as a 26-year-old black trans woman.
Diana Tourjée
6.4.19
Interviews

Assimilation Is Changing What It Means to Be Queer

We spoke to Amelia Abraham about her new book, 'Queer Intentions', which grapples with complicated questions about the mainstreaming of LGBTQ culture.
Daisy Jones
5.23.19
Eurovision 2019

This Eurovision Has Been a Nightmare

Here are some photos that show why hosting an international pop competition in a world-famous conflict zone can make things a little tricky.
Chris Bethell
5.17.19
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