For Nightlife Organizers, Keeping Queer Clubs Safe Is a Delicate Dance
Security is a priority at any event, but especially so at club nights aimed at marginalized groups. In LGBTQ+ nightlife, it's important to find bouncers who understand the communities they're serving.
Why Bouncers Around the World Won't Let You In
The art of the door guy is a delicate one. Let the wrong people in and the entire club goes to shit, but strike the right balance and a true euphoria will envelop the dance floor.
Girlhood Defined Through the Decades: Life Lessons from Women Age 18 to 80
What was it like to be a female bouncer in the 70s? How did a single mom deal with divorce in the 40s? Eight women from eight difference decades share their life stories.
Oslo Has 'Racism Inspectors' Who Police Discrimination at the City's Nightclubs
The City of Oslo has been hiring people to wait in lines at clubs to see if they get turned away because of their skin color since 2010.