Female pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read with artist Amanda Cotton.
New sculpture celebrates the 18th century LGBT+ women pirates who stunned the world

Anne Bonny and Mary Read left a trail of looted treasure, ex-lovers and devastation across the Caribbean.

Naked men.
Sportsmen strip for calendar promoting ‘healthier masculinity’

NSFW photos: The popular Warwick Rowers calendar has rebranded after a decade as Worldwide Roar.

Woman in a bath of flowers.
Five stylish sex toys to drive any female body wild

We test-drive five of LELO’s top female products to discover new ways to sexual pleasure.

Chester Pride volunteers helping their local foodbank.
This Pride is helping to make sure families won’t go hungry this Christmas

Pride may have been cancelled this year but LGBT+ organizers are still serving their city.

Same-sex penguin couple.
Gay penguin couple who stole an egg still aren’t going to be parents

However zoo keepers may help the dominant male couple rear a chick in future.

Meet the everyday, ‘ordinary’ models of the final Meat calendar

The much-loved project is coming to an end. We find out why.

Gary from Sydney
Elska digs below Sydney’s white dominated gay scene to showcase the city in a new way

These 14 photos give a sneak peak at the hot men of Sydney, Australia.

Jesus with a Roman Centurion.
Gay theology expert explains why Christians who use the Bible to hate have got it all wrong

It only takes 57 seconds to explain why God ‘doesn’t give a sh*t’ if you are LGBT+.

Channing Tatum as a fairy princess to promote The One and Only Sparkella.
Channing Tatum dresses in fairy wings to channel ‘the little girl in me’

He jokes his princess alter-ego is ‘jacked’ and ‘a boss’ as he promotes new book The One and Only Sparkella.

Electra and Viola with their chick.
Same-sex penguin couple become parents as adorable chick hatches from adopted egg

Electra and Viola are the latest in a long line of famous same-sex penguin couples.

The Digital Pride floats placed over the beach in the LGBT+ friendly city of Brighton, England.
These Snapchat artists created a Pride that happens before your eyes

Meet the Snapchat lens creators who teamed up with GSN’s Digital Pride and AMV BBDO to create virtual festival floats.

Stamps show Bugs Bunny in drag.
These Bugs Bunny stamps are the first in US postal history to show drag

Many credit Bugs Bunny with awakening more people to being trans than anyone else.

Asia Rainbow Ride cyclists.
Taiwan gets on its bike to showcase how it is a beacon for LGBT+ rights

The first Asia Rainbow Ride is possible because Taiwan has managed to control the coronavirus pandemic.

A Pride-goer enjoying a Pink Lady apple.
Here’s an easy way to reward an everyday hero who is always helping others

GSN readers in the UK can join in our special Digital Pride and Pink Lady® apples search for heroes.

Caleb Merendino and Benjamin Swanson collecting litter.
These LGBT+ hikers are cleaning up the US one piece of litter at a time

Why the LGBT+ community should be front and center in the fight for a cleaner, greener world.

The new Digital Pride Giphy stickers in use.
Digital Pride: Our new Giphy stickers will help you stick with Pride

Every LGBT+ identity has its own Pride flag – and now it’s own Giphy Digital Pride sticker to go with it.

Freddie Mercury at a Queen concert.
Queen and Freddie Mercury honored in Royal Mail postage stamps

The late, great, bisexual, HIV positive Queen frontman, Freddie Mercury, features in special stamp collection.

Roman oil lamp depicting female oral sex from Turkey.
The British Museum adds five LGBT+ treasures to its permanent collection

From an ancient coin showing lesbian poet Sappho to a joke fake banknote depicting gay gangster Ronnie Kray.

Kolbeinn with his shirt off at the harbour.
15 of the hottest queer men from Iceland

NSFW photos from Elska Magazine as it discovers Iceland’s geothermal swimming pool culture.

A woman accepts some rainbow masks from Jakub and Dawid.
A Polish gay couple took their rainbow face masks to an ‘LGBT-Free Zone’

They defied the law and faced threats but they also found support as they spread the rainbow.

Carley.
‘Fantastic’: The 74-year-old gender-fluid serenading their neighbors in lockdown

In small-town England, suburban singing sensation Carley is belting out tunes to keep her neighbors happy during the pandemic.

Birmingham Bulls LGBT+ rugby team.
Gay rugby lads start countdown to welcoming 60 teams to their city

Rugby icon Gareth Thomas will champion Birmingham as it gets ready to host the Union Cup.

Sex doll Chris.
Sex doll sales soar with gay people and couples fuelling demand

Is coronavirus causing a sex toy liberation?

Owain Wyn Evans.
LGBT+ weatherman brightens our day with BBC News theme drum solo

Owain Wyn Evans just won working from home.