What does an ally look like?

As the world marks IDAHOT Karen Pollock explores what being an ally actually means, in a world where so often its used as a term of abuse or derision

Queer footballers and the politics of coming out

With the media suggesting that premiership footballers are set to come out, Marcus Stow looks at the politics of coming out and asks what our allies are doing to support us

Brave Man: rejecting ‘allyship’

With the release of Will Young's Brave Man came a discussion about what it means to be a trans ally. Our guest writer 'How Upsetting' takes issue with the concept of allyship and asks who does it really benefit?