Author Tatiana de Rosnay (right) and her gay son, Louis
This is what happened when I came out as the parent of a gay son

OPINION: Author Tatiana de Rosnay says she had little idea of the homophobia she’d encounter when she told people her son is gay

A protest in Berlin to stop the atrocities happening in Chechnya | Photo: Florian Flitzinger
This is where your money goes when you donate to the Chechnya Crisis Appeal

It costs thousands of dollars to evacuate a persecuted LGBTI person from Chechnya

Marco admires an actor's makeup on season 4 of Disney Channel show Star vs. The Forces of Evil. (Photo: YouTube)
Star vs. The Forces of Evil is normalizing boys who like makeup

‘This is the most flawless contouring I’ve ever seen’

A protest sign reading 'Self-hatred is NOT therapy.' (Photo from Wikimedia Commons)
This bisexual teen is urging Mitch McConnell to ban conversion therapy nationally

‘Learning that there were people in the majority of the country like myself who weren’t allowed the same security disgusted me’

Children participating in a Purim parade show off their costumes. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons)
Here’s why LGBTI Jews love the holiday of Purim

It’s essentially a coming out story

Photo: The United States House of Representatives by Ron Cogswell
A majority of Evangelicals now support LGBTI rights with the Equality Act

54% of Evangelical Christians support measures like the recently reintroduced Equality Act

A man buries his head in his hands
Gay and bisexual men wanted for prostate cancer research

The study wants to recruit men in the US who have, or are recovering from, prostate cancer

Someone smoking a cigarette
Five top tips to help you quit smoking cigarettes

‘Reminding yourself of the reasons why you want to stop is stronger than just knowing you want to stop’

A man and his girlfriend hold hands
Man meets girlfriend’s parents and realizes he’s had sex with her dad

The older man warned the younger, bisexual man to break off the relationship with his daughter. What should he do?

a cartoon of different trans people in the colour of the trans pride flag
Trans Day of Visibility celebrates everything wonderful about trans people

Transgender Victoria is throwing its biggest celebration to date

a protester holding a rainbow flag being dragged away by police
LGBTI crisis in Chechnya: People tortured in ‘gay purge’ need to flee the country

‘LGBTI people in Chechnya urgently need our help to save them from imprisonment, torture and murder’

Emma Goswell talks about her own coming out
How a school bus journey home made me realize I might be gay

Gaydio presenter Emma Goswell tells her own very personal coming out story and explains why she started a podcast to collect stories from others

33-year-old Ethan Parker, the non-binary artist who created a Black History Month comic on Instagram
This gender nonconforming artist released a Black History Month comic on Instagram

‘I spend countless hours pouring over my works. So when the subject matter is quite heavy, it has a way of settling into my bones’

The cover of Julian Is A Mermaid by Jessica Love
This storybook for trans kids wins 2019 Stonewall Book Award

RuPaul even endorsed the book himself last summer

Polk County Courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa
Trans man awarded $120,000 in discrimination case at an Iowa prison

‘It is a cutting edge victory nationally, let alone in Iowa’

Don Cheadle in his 'Protect Trans Kids' shirt on SNL
Actor Don Cheadle wears ‘Protect Trans Kids’ t-shirt on Saturday Night Live

Many took to Twitter to applaud Cheadle for his silent activism

A pair of panties from Carmen Liu's trans-inclusive GI Collection
This trans woman launched her own line of luxury lingerie especially for trans women

These panties have their own build-in ‘tucking’ mechanism to ensure comfort

Drag queen Bella Aldama reads to a large group of kids and parents during Drag Queen Story Hour
An estimated 500 people show up to Drag Queen Story Hour, following protests

Despite a small group of protesters who found the event ‘inappropriate’ for kids, a huge crowd showed up to support Drag Queen Story Hour

Bestselling feminist author, Roxane Gay, is pained by the erasure of trans women in some feminist spaces
Roxane Gay: ‘A lot of feminists are very comfortable being anti-trans’

‘We should know better, having been marginalized as women throughout history and today. How dare we marginalize others now’

When 15-year-old Maia came out as bi to her mom, she was surprised to learn that her mom is bi, too
This teen girl came out as bi to her mom, only to learn her mom is bi as well

15-year-old Maia from Belgium had an amazing experience coming out as bisexual to her mother

Still from the Pride episode of Queer Kid Stuff
This webshow educates kids about the LGBTI community

Hosted by Lindsay, a queer person, and their best stuffed friend Teddy, this web show is the perfect way to introduce kids to the concept of LGBTI identity

Janelle Monáe in her visual album, Dirty Computer
Janelle Monáe dedicates her Grammy nominations to her ‘trans brothers and sisters’

Watch the 61st Grammy Awards on Sunday, 10 February 2019

Two men have an argument in their bedroom
How to end a relationship and walk away with dignity

Psychotherapist Michael Dale Kimmel looks at the do’s and don’ts of ending a relationship and moving on

A bisexual Pride parade in 2018 - 2019 had been heralded the year of 20-bi-teen
Are you doing your bit for 20-bi-teen?

‘Let’s make 2019 – heralded as 20-bi-teen – the year we finally address the issues facing the bisexaul community,’ says Lois Shearing

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on The Intercept's Deconstructed podcast
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recognizes her cisgender privilege during podcast interview

‘I will never know the trauma of feeling like I’m not born in the right body. And that is a privilege that I have, no matter how poor my family was when I was born’

Scouts BSA badges
Girls are now welcome in the Boy Scouts — though not everyone is happy about it

‘I could not be more excited for what this means for the next generation of leaders in our nation’

The ICC is updating their building codes to require an accessible restroom for all
Updates to the International Code Council recommends gender neutral bathrooms

‘The code proposals are but one step in the right direction to enable access for all’

California Congresswoman Maxine Waters
Rep. Maxine Waters calls for full LGBTI equality

‘They have a right to live a decent quality of life not interfered with by others who think they know better than them about who they are or what they stand for and what they feel and who they love’

Bisexual actor Evan Rachel Wood opens up about her mental health for Nylon Magazine
Bisexual actor Evan Rachel Wood opens up about PTSD and mental health stigma

‘There is no economic class, race, sexuality, or gender that is safe from their own mind’

Diana Goh and son Avin Tan
Mom posts inspiring message about loving and supporting son living with HIV

There was a huge leak of personal data of people with HIV in Singapore this week – but this mom has told parents to make sure they show their children support