In light of recent biphobic articles published by queer media outlets, Lois Shearing addresses some of the myths perpetuated both outside of and within the LGBTQ+ community.Read more "Queer Media; it’s time to do better bi us"
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"
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"
Despite all the erasure of bisexuality that may have happened this Pride season, Lois Shearing asks whether it is time to stop looking past visibility as the main issue facing the bisexual community, to focus on the systematic violence and oppression facing bisexualsRead more "Beyond invisibility: 5 issues facing the bisexual community"
Following the incident in which no bisexual organisations were going to march in the Pride in London parade until UK Pride gave up half their slots, Lois Shearing addresses the isloation that young bi people may feel during Pride season.Read more "An open letter to young bisexual people this Pride season"
Guest writer, Rachel Charlton-Dailey examines how The Gay UK’s Twitter polls were biphobic.Read more "Would you like a side helping of biphobia with that? The Gay UK and stigmatising bisexuality"
After Boy George’s biphobic twitter comments, Karen Pollock argues that it is time for the LGBTQ+ community to stop defending people based on who they might have been in their personal coming out storyRead more "We need Boy George like a fish needs a bicycle"
Yesterday the British LGBT awards claimed to be bi inclusive by promoting its largely unknown Lesbian and Bi women group. Karen Pollock explores the reasons why they have fallen short of the mark.Read more "Can someone tell the British LGBT awards that bi women are not part time lesbians"
Christopher Biggins’s removal from ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ and subsequent denial of biphobia show just how far we have to go when it comes to recognising and addressing our own prejudices. Guest writer Holly Matthies writes for The Queerness.Read more "Biggins and the long road to seeing and quelling your prejudices"
Guest writer, Hadley, discusses the ramifications of a controversial decision by a Paris tribunal in a case of homophobic language in the workplace.Read more "Language: The devil is in the detail"