Guest writer Caitlin Logan shares her thoughts and feelings on AfterEllen’s worrying proximity to anti-trans politics.Read more "From a lesbian-loving lesbian to AfterEllen: Please don’t break my heart"
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.Read more "Julie Bindel’s transphobia is a constant source of trauma"
Annette Pryce examines why Bindel speaking at an LGBT History Month event is an insult to the community.Read more "Now now, be nice! Why Julie Bindel has no place at LGBT History Month"
Karen Pollock explores how in asking a transphobic academic to comment on support for gender non-conforming children, ‘Metro’ highlights the rotten core of our current media.Read more "Opinion is not expertise: Post-truth media commentary on LGBTQ+ issues"
Karen Pollock responds to the Daily Mail attack on the charity MermaidsRead more "Mermaids and the Daily Mail"
In this multi-part series, Michael Paramo explores some of the intersections between queer people of color and the criminal justice system. Part one focuses on the classification and incarceration of queer people of color.Read more "Queer people of color & criminal (in)justice, Part 1: classification and incarceration"
The anti-PC brigade are at it again. It turns out we’re still oppressing them by objecting to their hatefulness.Read more "Let me line up the f*ggots and the tr*nnies for you"
Whilst it’s always heartening to have support, Jonathan Boniface explains why, in his view, #prayfororlando is hollow gesture that diverts people from taking real action against hate.Read more "Don’t patronise us with the emptiness of #prayfororlando"
In this deeply personal article, a guest writer and survivor of sexual violence objects to the appropriation of sexual assault to deny trans people their basic human rights.Read more "Toilet transphobia: sexual assault is not your weapon to wield"
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"