How Queer Stories in Movies Breathe New Life into Old Songs
'Call Me By Your Name,' 'Moonlight' and 'Black Mirror' have transformed classic songs, giving us a fresh wave of LGBTQ anthems.
The Unsung History of Circuit Parties, Where Gay Men Seek Sex and Freedom
How hedonistic marathon raves became a unique LGBTQ tradition.
Thinkpieces And Shit
Are HMLTD Queerness Tourists or Guitar Music’s Greatest Hope?
The complications of being an art project/band of straight guys where gender-fluid makeup and clothes define your look.
‘Lip Sync Battle’ Is Just a Watered-Down Version of Drag Culture
How the show follows a familiar trajectory of making LGBTQ culture "palatable" for a mainstream, straight audience.
VICE Launches 'The New Queer'
'The New Queer' is a series on queer culture and identity today.
Tracer is Queer, ‘Overwatch’ Fans Erupt in Excitement
Tracer is the face of 'Overwatch,' and she is queer.
We Asked Five Innovative Toronto Artists About the People, Spaces, and Movements Inspiring Them Right Now
Some of our favorite producers, promoters, and venue owners share their 2016 favorites and discuss the challenges facing the city.
We Asked Five Innovative Montreal Artists About the People, Spaces, and Movements Inspiring Them Right Now
Some of our favorite DJs, directors, and label owners share their 2016 favorites and discuss the challenges facing the city.
Clubbing in Majority White Spaces Taught Me More About My Blackness and Queerness Than Daily Life
Finding QTPOC communities helped me overcome racial oppression and self-doubt.
Five Artists Tell Us About the Lasting Influence of 'Paris Is Burning’ 25 Years Later
Cakes Da Killa, Ghibli, and more on how Jennie Livingston's 1991 ballroom documentary impacted pop culture and LGBTQ communities.
How Toronto's Most Popular Queer Hip-Hop and Dancehall Party Started in a Hostel
Ahead of its seventh anniversary, an oral history of inclusive, "straight-friendly" bash Yes Yes Y'all.
Nino Brown & Golshan Abdmoulaie
Views from Tokyo's Infamous Gay Micro-Bar District
Shinjuku 2 Chome is like a gay bar buffet. The Tokyo district is said to have the highest concentration of gay bars in the world, each with its own theme (such as BDSM or J-Pop), and each with less than a 12-person capacity.