Alexa Hoffmann.
My boss admitted I was a ‘very good employee’ but still fired me for being trans

Now many other trans people will face the same because of a new employment discrimination bill that specifically excludes us.

Melanie Nathan, Joan Baez and friends lead the Women's March Protest in 2018 against Trump's immigration bans.
We must stop Trump from destroying the US asylum system

Campaigner Melanie Nathan explains how Trump’s proposals will particularly hurt vulnerable LGBT+ asylum seekers.

Lendale Johnson.
America’s first black, gay male pro tennis player on growing up as a gay person of color

Lendale Johnson is the only openly gay, black male professional tennis player in the International Tennis Federation Pro Circuit.

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Why it can be hard to make friends with other bisexuals

Bi activist Lewis Oakley explains how to make other bi friends and what can go wrong.

Thee Amir in his Pride make-up.
How I’ve celebrated this Pride Month with my LGBT+ teenage friends

This year’s online Prides have made it easier than ever for LGBT+ teenagers to take part.

Aram Bolandpaz.
How this lesbian TV reporter uses journalism to fight for the LGBT+ community in Iran

TV news reporter Aram Bolandpaz left Iran for Britain then came out as lesbian but is still fighting for the community.

Teenage boy reading.
8 amazing LGBT+ young adult books by contemporary queer authors

The Gravity of Us author, Phil Stamper, shares his favorite recent YA LGBT+ fiction.

Elyse and Maria left the States for a new life in Costa Rica.
Our adventure in Costa Rica and how we hope to share it, now same-sex marriage is legal

‘Just six weeks after we met, we decided to sell all our things and move to Costa Rica.’

Thee Amir is a makeup influencer on Yubo.
Gay Muslim makeup influencer: How I came out and found people like me

‘I met another gay Asian guy who shared my love for fashion and makeup and felt so accepted.’

Maurice Tomlinson and his husband on a beach.
It is time to campaign for equal marriage in countries where gay sex is still illegal

Caribbean queers can’t wait another 50 years for the future we all deserve.

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It’s time to lift the lid on what’s really happening in bisexual people’s lives

We must all pull together and help the cause – by taking part.

UK Lesbian & Gay Immigration Group at Pride 2019.
LGBT+ asylum seekers are sharing bedrooms with strangers during coronavirus

LGBT+ immigration charity UKLGIG says government policy is putting asylum seekers in a desperate position and risking all of our health.

Dusty Limits
How OnlyFans is giving LGBT+ comic talent the freedom to perform

Dusty Limits says going on OnlyFans is helping queer comics and cabaret stars survive coronavirus and perform free of censorship.

Woman on toilet.
UK government’s attack on trans bathroom use will drive people underground

Trans Media Watch co-founder Helen Belcher warns without access to public toilets, trans people can’t access day-to-day life.

Rowena Howie in her Revival Retro London store.
People are paying it forward to save this amazing, LGBT+ owned boutique

LGBT+ small business owner Rowena Howie’s shop has brought old Hollywood glamor to her customers. Now they are helping Revival Retro survive coronavirus.

Lewis Oakley with his fiancée and stepson.
I’m determined to be a proud bisexual dad to my kids and this is how

As bi campaigner Lewis Oakley becomes a dad, he looks at how to stay visible with a female partner and children.

Maurice Tomlinson and his husband on a beach.
Jamaican LGBT+ couples want same-sex marriage and may win it in court

Jamaica still criminalizes gay sex but legal same-sex marriage could come soon.

Martin Luther King Jr memorial.
Unity is the solution to the coronavirus pandemic and must be its lasting legacy

LGBT+ cleric Rev Irene Monroe says we cannot heal the world if we have not healed ourselves.

A shirtless man in a doorway.
That c word that screwed up my film premiere

How one gay Lithuania filmmaker and his boyfriend are getting through coronavirus together.

Rebecca Kadaga.
Uganda’s ‘Kill The Gays’ leaders have the most dangerous coronavirus response yet

‘The only product in the world that kills the virus.’

D'yan Forest.
This hilarious bisexual comic is looking for love on Tinder aged 85

From marrying a nun to playing the dutiful housewife, D’yan Forest has done it all and is still going strong.

Dr Tony Ortega.
LGBT+ singles: You can make Valentine’s Day your day

Gay psychologist Dr Tony Ortega explains how to love yourself in this LGBT+ survival guide for Valentine’s Day.

Olivia Levine in a pool.
How my first lesbian heartbreak made me discover I have OCD

Queer actor, comic and writer Olivia Levine shares her story of living with OCD.

UMC church with rainbow flag flying.
Why the United Methodist Church worldwide is about to split over LGBT+ people

The UMC is about to split into pro-LGBT+ and anti-LGBT+ denominations – with individual churches getting to choose which one they stick with.

Man on laptop at sunset.
UK’s bid to fight abuse online could censor LGBT+ sites

Beware the straights bearing gifts! Especially beware the straights in the most right-wing government this…

Deborah Gold of National AIDS Trust.
We can end HIV transmissions by 2030 but we can’t be complacent

But as we reduce HIV rates, things will get harder not easier, says National AIDS Trust’s Deborah Gold.

Matthew Parr in Mauritius.
Why I am flying out to Mauritius to challenge it’s anti-gay law

Mauritian activist Matthew Parr says Mauritius must decriminalise gay sex. Many of the tourists who visit the tropical island don’t realise the law exists.

Yes, I’m bisexual – and this concerns you how?

Comedian/writer Abigoliah Schamaun hasn’t stopped fancying women just because she’s in a relationship with a man – but she is bored of the ‘bisexual quiz’

LGBTI Muslim group Imaan marching at Waltham Forest Pride
LGBTI Muslim charity calls out woman in burqa shouting homophobic abuse

OPINION: Call out homophobia, but we also need the LGBTI community to stand up to racism and Islamophobia, writes non-binary Muslim Faizan Imaan