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

Lewis Oakley takes on biphobia on Bi Visibility Day
Why it’s important not to lose our sense of fun on the fight for equality

The world can sometimes be a terrible place to be LGBTI, Lewis Oakley writes. However, try and remember that it’s not all bad

Ian Usher, of Sonic Yootha, on attending Pride
Why I’m attending my first Pride parade at 43 despite being out for years

OPINION: Ian Usher is the co-promoter of Sonic Yootha, one of the most iconic queer nights in Liverpool, England

Karen Holden (left) is the solicitor representing Freddy McConnell, a trans parent fighting for the right to be listed as his child's father | Pictures: Supplied / Instagram
UK court ruling on whether a trans man can be a father could change lives

OPINION: The solicitor of a trans parent caught in a turbulent legal battle feels it could decide the trajectory of LGBTI rights in the UK

This singer hid being in love with his bandmate for years – then this happened

EXCLUSIVE: ‘”I don’t want this to ruin our friendship, but…”‘ Cub Sport star Tim Nelson shares his beautiful – and very unusual – coming out story

Truvada (PrEP) is used to prevent HIV infection
There’s a new way to take PrEP, but is it right for you?

PrEPster’s Dr Will Nutland gives the 101 on 2+1+1 PrEP

Brighton Pride bus football out-2
This is why all of the gay footballers are choosing not to come out

The Gay Footballer may or may not have been a hoax. But, either way, it amplifies a larger problem in football

Lana Del Rey at Latitude Festival review

A sophisticated set heavy on Born to Die bombast, with a rocky Off To The Races proving an effective set climax

‘Stripping in drag made me fall in love with my fat body’

OPINION: Diary of a Drag Queen author Crystal Rasmussen on how stripping on stage cured them of their internalized fat-phobia