The queer zine that brought “dykedom” to the forefront in India
Over 20 years ago, a group of queer women launched a zine that left an indelible impression on queer collectivizing in India. Its legacy lives on.
Queer mountaineer Alison Criscitiello & her all-female team make science an adventure
Criscitiello and her team recently scaled one of the highest peaks on the continent to excavate secrets of the Earth’s past.
Monkeypox is not a “gay disease” but it is being painted that way worldwide
Touting the monkeypox virus as a ‘gay disease’ endangers both queer and non-queer people.
Miss Bhutan 2022 is ready to paint the Miss Universe stage rainbow
23-year-old Tashi Choden’s win also marks Bhutan’s debut in the 71-year history of Miss Universe.
Mother accuses school of doing nothing to stop rampant bullying that led to her son’s suicide
“The boys in my class blindfolded me and made me strip. I can’t take it anymore.”
Berlin mosque becomes the first to fly the rainbow flag
One of the mosque’s imams said it’s a “safe place for people who are different, so they too can experience the spiritual side of their lives.”
Same-sex marriages have swept the globe. Here is the current state of marriage equality
LGBTQ Nation dives into some recent global discussions on marriage equality.
India’s drag scene is nothing like America’s. Here’s how it’s different & why
While drag as Americans know it may have only existed for a decade in India, the history of gender subversion goes way back and the audience may be as important as the performers.
Does an Indian transgender person’s caste change their experience of being trans?
“I have never seen a Brahmin trans person resorting to begging.”