As an Intersex Person, Coming Out Is a Continual Struggle
Stigma and lack of representation mean living openly as intersex requires explaining my identity over and over again. But it's absolutely worth it.
Queer People Describe Their First Time in a Gay Club
"I realized that this was what freedom looked like."
Timothée Chalamet Had an Incredible 2017
The 'Call Me by Your Name' star on how fortunate he is to be acting at such a young age.
The Photo Issue 2016
Portraits of South Africa's Lesbian Community
Zanele Muholi's portraits use firsthand accounts to document the experience of living in a country that constitutionally protects the rights of LGBTI people, but often fails to defend them from targeted violence.
Soto Voce’s Loud Arrival
How a trans woman from Oakland and a Colombian immigrant made instant magic. Watch the video premiere of "Better" exclusively on Noisey.
Much More Than a DIY Haven, The Smell Is One of LA’s Most Queer-Friendly Spaces
The DIY institution's impending closure could mean the loss of a safe space for young people still grappling with their sexualities.
Here's a List of Vigils for Orlando Being Held Across the Country
An organization called #WeAreOrlando has assembled a state-by-state directory.
There’s Never Been a Worse Time to Be Gay in Indonesia
A gay panic that started with LGBTQI emojis has escalated to a full on government crackdown.
'The Royal Heart' Is a Transgender Fairy Tale for All
“Once upon a time, in a far away land, lived a King and Queen...”
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 society needs.
How Young Dubliners Celebrated the Irish Gay Marriage Vote
We went on a bar crawl around Dublin on Saturday night to see how the legalization of same-sex marriage was being celebrated.
Roisin Kiberd, Photos: Sarah Meyler
A Human Rights Lawyer Describes What It's Like to Defend Cameroon's LGBT People
In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment because of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself to helping people find justice in a homophobic system.