LGBTQ

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The Help LGBTQ Young People Really Need

IRL spaces run by queer people, like London's Mosaic, are helping young LGBTQ people understand themselves.

10.11.19

This Is What's Happening with the Gender Recognition Act

You can blame Brexit for stymying plans to reform how trans people gain legal recognition of their gender.

10.11.19

The UK's First Gay Marriage Show Wasn't Very Gay

While the existence of a luxury LGBT wedding convention is a mark of progress, what are we progressing towards?

10.11.19

Poland's State-Sanctioned Homophobia Is Getting Worse

The archbishop of Krakow called the LGBTQ movement a "rainbow plague".

10.10.19

Sex Tourism Isn't Just for Straight White Guys Anymore

People vacationing specifically to bone are younger and queerer than ever before – and they're changing what it means to ethically travel while horny.

10.2.19

How to Quit Your Shit Job and Become... a Professional Drag Queen!

RuPaul's Drag Race UK contestant Crystal gave up a soul-sucking job in corporate fashion to make a living out of being fabulous.

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10.1.19

The Instagram Accounts Celebrating Lesbian Style

Accounts like @dykeanotherday, @dykedigital and more are countering the stereotype that gay women only dress in flannel shirts and baggy jeans.

10.1.19

The UK Insists: If You Give Birth You're a Mother, Even If You're a Man

After Freddy McConnell, a trans man, gave birth, the government insisted that even though he is legally a man, he must be listed as the child's mother. Do we need to explain why that's dumb?

9.30.19

What Schools Should Teach Queer Women About Sex

Yes, women who hook up with women can get STIs. But it's still a subject a lot of us aren't fully clued up on.

9.27.19

Instagram Is Giving Gen Z an LGBTQ Education

Accounts like @h_e_r_s_t_o_r_y, @transmascstudies and more are filling the gaps left in young peoples' knowledge.

9.26.19

A Look Inside the Sexiest Trans-Inclusive Strip Night in America

'Hustlers' has nothing on Jolene, an event featuring both cis and trans performers that celebrates beauty in all kinds of gender expressions.

9.26.19

LGBTQ+ Asylum Seekers Are Being Forced into Homelessness

Almost 2,000 people seek asylum in the UK each year after being persecuted for their sexual orientation. Meanwhile, the Home Office's rate of refusing their claims is increasing.

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