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The bi+ group at Perth Pride.
8 tips for being confident and bisexual this Pride and all year round

Want to be out and confident as a bisexual person at Pride?

How do you come out to your wife or girlfriend as a bisexual man? | Photo: Mike Lloyd
How to come out to your wife as a bisexual man

For bisexual columnist Lewis Oakley, he gets this question more than any other

How do you come out to your child as bisexual?

Lewis Oakley, our weekly bisexual columnist, reveals how he decided to come out to his son

Davey Shields is a co-host of MenTalkHealth. | Photo: Supplied
How I started living for myself and not just for weekends on the gay scene

Feel like every Sunday is a waste? You’re not alone

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’

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

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

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

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’

Camp Tawonga will be trying out all-gender cabins for a session this summer
California sleepaway camp to introduce all-gender bunks this summer

Camp Tawonga has seen an increase of non-binary campers and counselors over the last few years

Buck Angel
Buck Angel gives advice to trans men at the gynecologist

‘I’ve begun developing a concrete list of tips on how to get the best care from your gynecologist if you’re trans’

Lourdes Rivas' book, They Call Me Mix
This Kindergarten teacher wrote a bilingual children’s book on gender-neutral pronouns

The book is based on the teacher’s own experience with gender-neutral pronouns

A Salvation Army store
Here’s your yearly reminder to avoid donating to the Salvation Army this holiday season

The Salvation Army has a long history of anti-LGBTI discrimination

A young man holds a Bible
How to come out to your Christian parents

‘Often, Christian parents will have big questions about theology and understanding the Bible. You don’t have to answer these’

Kehilat Ahavat Yisrael is a new Orthodox synagogue that's welcoming to LGBTI Jews
This Orthodox synagogue in New York welcomes members of the LGBTI community

‘LGBT Jews who are Orthodox want a place in Orthodox Judaism’

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth
Chief Rabbi publishes groundbreaking guidance for LGBTI students in Orthodox schools

‘Our children need to know that at school, at home and in the community, they will be loved and protected regardless of their sexuality or gender identity’

Fourt women stand against glass wall holding big purple letters that spell ICLC
Australia will open doors of its first transgender legal center next week

This is the first legal service center for transgender people in Australia

A still from the trailer of Creating Gender Inclusive Schools
WATCH: This film seeks to bring gender inclusivity to public schools

Creating Gender Inclusive Schools introduces educators, children, and parents to issues surrounding gender identity, bullying, and stereotyping

Try using these gender neutral phrases to help the English language escape the gender binary
Here are the gender-neutral words and phrases you should know

Binary language harms non-binary people as well as cisgender and binary trans folks

Belo Cipriani (pictured here with his guide dog, Oslo) is developing a book by and for people with disabilities
This blind gay man is developing a coming-of-age book by people with disabilities

Firsts: Coming of Age Stories by People with Disabilities will be released in October 2018

Transmasculine activist Cass Bliss free bleeding for the #BleedingWhileTrans menstruation campaign
This trans person wants you to know that women aren’t the only people who get periods

‘I have to navigate the challenges of getting my period every month in a world that refuses to acknowledge that not everyone who gets their period is a woman’

The graphic on the Fab Five's benefit t-shirt
This Queer Eye t-shirt helps trans youth and their families

All net proceeds go to the The Center for Transyouth Health and Development at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Members of the newly formed trans rights group, Transforming Tasmania
This new trans rights group seeks to make Tasmania more accepting

Transforming Tasmania will be lobbying for the rights of trans and non-binary people in the region

Chest binders in different skin tones
This organization is giving free chest binders to trans people in need

Point 5cc and their sister organization Point of Pride were founded by Aydian Dowling, a trans man

Charlie Mathers visited Brussels for Belgium Pride
Here are some tips for travelling alone when you suffer with anxiety

‘Little did I know that travelling alone and spending four days with strangers would be the best thing for my mental state’

An angry woman image for the feature on healthy anger
Do you have a problem expressing ‘healthy anger’?

Psychotherapist Michael Dale Kimmel says he often finds himself helping clients to express their anger in a healthy and constructive way

Two people sitting next to each other and laughing together
Do you have a cervix? It’s time to get it checked out

‘Let’s talk about paps, baby’

These signs will help you figure out if you are bisexual

Here are some tips from an openly bi person on figuring out if you’re bi