She & They News

LGBT+ footballer Chloe Morgan.
Gay soccer goalkeeper: Women’s football was a ‘safe haven’ for me

There are no out professional gay male footballers in the UK – but women’s soccer is totally different.

Transgender rights activists present their proposed law to politicians in Thailand (Photo: Facebook)
Transgender activists in Thailand propose law to protect their rights

They want to be recognized as the correct gender after they undergo surgery

Police and residents gather outside the house where the two women were found in Pakistan (Photo: Facebook / Trans Action Pakistan)
Two transgender women tortured and killed in Pakistan

Police found their bodies in a locked room three days after they were killed

Anna Wintour (left) and Melania Trump
Anna Wintour throws shade at Melania Trump in the most subtle way

‘I think it’s important for Vogue to support women who are leading change in this country,’ Wintour said, not including Melania

DWC chairperson Swati Maliwal speaking at a Satyuga Darshan Trust event | Picture: Instagram (@swati_maliwal)
Delhi Commission for Women slams controversial trans rights bill in India

The Delhi governmental dept has said that the bill will encourage the sexual assault of trans people

Trans woman Evie Amati (left) seconds from swinging an axe at her first victim | Screen capture: 7-Eleven security camera
Trans woman who attacked three with axe’s sentence is an ‘affront to justice’

For attacking three people with an axe in a 7-Eleven, Evie Amati was given just a nine year jail time

Megan Barton-Hanson
Love Island star Megan Barton-Hanson on her first time with a woman

Bisexual model had a threesome with a couple: ‘I’d never gone down on a girl, so it was good to have him there’

Sophie Giannamore joins the cast of The L Word: Generation Q
Queer favorite The L Word cast trans actress in new role

Teen actress Sophie Giannamore joins the cast of the reboot of Showtime’s lesbian and bisexual women-focused drama

Alisha (right), a trans woman, was shot to death in 2016 | Picture: Facebook
Man who killed a trans woman given death sentence in Pakistan

He fired six bullets into Alisha in 2016

Janelle Monae
Janelle Monae replaces Julia Roberts in season two of Homecoming

Pansexual actress will also star in upcoming biopic on abolitionist Harriet Tubman

Bella Thorne says she was hacked
Bella Thorne comes out as pansexual: ‘I’m more drawn to personality’

‘You like being, you like what you like,’ the actress said

Russian activist Yelena Grigoryeva
Bisexual Russian LGBTI activist stabbed 7 times after named on ‘Saw’ website

Friends described her as ‘caring’ with a ‘real drive for social justice’

Suranne Jones (R) and Sophie Rundle in Gentleman Jack | Photo: BBC
LGBTI show Gentleman Jack increases tourism to Anne Lister’s house

Visitors are flocking to Halifax, England, from the US, where the shows aired on HBO

Shinta Ratri set up the school in 2008. (Photo: Facebook)
The school providing a safe place for transwomen to learn

Shinta Ratri, leader of the school in Indonesia, was recognized by international human rights organization

A scene from the movie, Hetersexual Jill - one of those available via LesFlicks
Lesbian movie streaming service launched in the UK

LesFlicks was officially launched today at the LFest festival in Wales, UK

Lawyers Arundhati Katju and Menaka Guruswamy argued against Section 377 in India
Lawyers who fought to end gay sex ban in India open up on being a couple

Menaka Guruswamy and Arundhati Katju are the two women who argued to decriminalize homosexuality

Desiree Lieuwo might be deported back to Cameroon, where homosexuality is illegal
Last-minute reprieve for lesbian refugee set to be deported to Cameroon

Both male and female same-sex sexual activity is illegal in Cameroon

Trans activist Charlotte Clymer
Trans woman hits back at transphobes who posted her picture on 4chan

‘I am genuinely confident in my own skin since coming out of the closet. I think I’m quite gorgeous’

Hayley Kiyoko in the music video for I Wish
Hayley Kiyoko is a lesbian schoolgirl witch in new music video

Love and memory potions are dangerous things…

Competitors in Cambodia Pride's rainbow tuk tuk race. Photo: Emily Smith/SEA Globe
More than 80% of lesbian, bi and trans people face violence in Cambodia

Family violence is the harshest form of violence LBT people face in Cambodia

Debicki and Arterton in Vita & Virginia
Virginia Woolf’s real life queer romance is the center of this new movie

Elizabeth Debicki plays the famed bisexual literary figure

Kylie Kwong is a well-known chef, writer and restaurateur in Australia
‘I want you out of my house’: Dad reacts when celebrity chef comes out

Gay chef and restaurateur Kylie Kwong shared her powerful story while being interviewed on an Australian TV show this evening

trans-friendly schools in Delhi
India’s capital declares 27 schools trans-friendly

Trans-friendly schools must have gender-neutral bathrooms, teach about transgender issues and have a anti-transbullying committee

Malak faces rape in Egyptian prison | Photo: Supplied
Egypt releases trans teen activist after four months

Police conducted a forced anal examination and put Malak al-Kashif in a male prison when they arrested her in March

Trans Indians protest the transgender rights bill (Photo: Twitter)
Amid backlash from trans community, India alters contentious bill

The Transgender Rights Bill draft will reportedly no longer force trans people to undergo screening by a district-level committee to acknowledge their gender identity

Bianca Devins, a murdered queer teen from New York
Man charged in the killing of 17-year-old Bianca Devins

Brandon Clark was charged with second-degree murder

Bianca Devins, a murdered queer teen from New York
Police reveal details of Bianca Devins, a queer teen brutally murdered in New York

‘She will always be remembered as our Princess,’ Devins’ family said in a statement