Our curator Karen Pollock puts out a heartfelt plea for LGBTQ+ people to stop excluding those who don’t meet arbitary standards from the community.Read more "You are queer enough"
Ibtisam Ahmed looks at how the closet can play a toxic role in situations relating to sexual abuse.Read more "Why Kevin Spacey’s abuse brought back painful memories of the closet"
Sam Hope explores the complexity of a type of oppression that time is constantly changingRead more "Navigating age and ageism within trans communities"
Holly explores why the Twitter bisexual ban is about more than easy to use social media search toolsRead more "How Twitter’s #bisexual ban perpetuates bi-erasure"
Lois Shearing explores what it means to be out, but not out-out as a bisexual and why it’s important to respect our identity, even if we sometimes let ourselves ‘pass’.Read more "What it’s like to be out but not out-out as a bisexual"
This November we will be exploring what age means to lgbtq+ people. Karen Pollock introduces the themeRead more "The queer age"
Karen Pollock takes issue with the latest gutter press article about trans young people.Read more "Suffer little children"
Stigma is one of the major issues facing the bisexual community, creating mental and physical health issues, while keeping people closeted in fear of rejection. Andrew Macdougall takes a look.Read more "Bisexuality and stigma shift to acceptance"
When all LGBT+ people including men are at elevated risks of sexual violence, how can we speak about this without erasing men’s violence against women? Sam Hope shares some intersectional insight on the issueRead more "“Me Too”: LGBTQ+ people and sexual assault"
The tension between collective power and individual rights is being brought to the attention of many by how Trade Unions address LGBTQ+ rights
Gareth Davies, a guest writer explores how the issue might play out.