On National Coming Out Day, Louise McCudden takes a critical look at “coming out” culture, and how it fuels heterosexism.Read more "National Coming Out Day: who is it really for?"
Karen Pollock explores who emotional labour is demanded of, and why this should be challenged.Read more "Are we OK? The performance of emotional labour in queer spaces"
Guest writer, Michal Astley, examines and deconstructs some of the main arguments in the debate on marriage equality in Australia.Read more "The Australian marriage equality debate underlines the need to stay vigilant"
A selection of the curators at The Queerness discuss why they support self-identification of genderRead more "We support the self-identification of gender"
Whilst welcoming the agreement cis LGB people should be protected from the harms of conversion therapy, Karen Pollock questions why the Church of England does not extend the same protections to trans peopleRead more "The General Synod and a curate’s egg of protection for LGBTQ+ people"
In the last few days of pride month. Angel Rojas presents a written speech to his fellow members of the LGBTQ+ Community.Read more "A Speech to the LGBTQ+ Community"
Angel Rojas takes on the Democratic Party and their patronization of LGBTQ+ people.Read more "A letter to the Democrats from an LGBTQ+ American"
Karen Pollock explores what LGBTQ+ representation meansRead more "Reflections on representation"
Due to the content of this post, the writer has request anonymity to be able to safely reveal the struggle of working for an organisation that aids transphobia.Read more "When employers are transphobic: the enemy within"
Guest writer Sam Hope reflects on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi’s recent pronouncement on trans women and challenges the notion of ‘real women’.Read more "Et tu, Chimamanda?"