After a weekend when yet again the validity of trans identities has been called into question Karen Pollock explores the ideas of realness and authenticity
Guest writer Caitlin Logan shares her thoughts and feelings on AfterEllen’s worrying proximity to anti-trans politics.
Following Annette Pryce’s article on Julie Bindel’s controversial LGBT History Month appearance, guest writer Sam Hope gives a trans perspective on the matter.
In this guest post Gareth Davies explores what the gay anthem “Glad to be Gay” meant to him growing up, and trying to work out what labels did, or did not apply to him.
In this anonymous post the writer explores how a song heard on the radio can be life changing when you are young and queer.
In this personal essay, Michael Paramo reflects on his experience as a homoromantic asexual in southern California and examines how this identity has played an integral role in shaping his life.
James Gent takes a look at ‘Myra Breckinridge’ and the wider issue of trans roles in film.
The great unexplored realm of the trans vagina, in this piece Juno lays bare.
As part of our July theme “Talkin ’bout my generation”, Karen Pollock explores why so many of the big names of LGBTQ+ activism seem resistant to change and new ideas.
In the first part of an unfolding tale Juno Roche takes a look back at ‘rock bottom