LGBTQ

Steve September 19, 2021

On a huge red basalt outcrop in the remote Xinjiang region of northwest China, the world’s oldest porn, the Kangjiashimenji Petroglyphs, can be found – and they’re super queer. The Kangjiashimenji Petroglyphs are bas-relief carvings that are thought to have been created between 3,000 and 4,000 years ago. Petroglyphs, or ancient rock carvings, have been found […]

Steve September 19, 2021

Strictly Come Dancing‘s first all-male pairing has been officially announced – and John Whaite is ready to “inspire young people”. Popping out of a towering glittery cake, Johannes Radebe was revealed Saturday evening (18 September) for the launch show as being paired with the hunky Great British Bake Off winner. The South African professional dancer, who is […]

Steve September 18, 2021

Even though the Age of Streaming has reshaped the television landscape in a way that makes the “New Fall TV Season” more or less a thing of the past, it still feels only natural to take a look at the new shows headed for our home screens each September. And since LGBTQ+ stories and characters […]

Steve September 18, 2021

‘Alec’By William di Canzioc.2021, Farrar, Straus & Giroux$27/336 pages A sequel that’s nearly as good as the original! An intriguing queer love story! What more could you ask for as summer ends? Today, on and off the page, queers fall in love, have sex, couple up, marry – embrace polyamory – as frequently and openly […]

Steve September 18, 2021

The US Department of Justice is to review Trump-era policies on housing trans inmates in federal prisons. After the Donald Trump administration, like it sought to across housing, health and education, rolled back trans rights when it comes to the prison system, the Biden administration might just change that. The federal Bureau of Prisons, the […]

Steve September 18, 2021

Transgender Latina drag queen Jupiter Velvet was doxxed, deadnamed and threatened with violence on her Twitch stream. The streamer was celebrating her one year Twitch anniversary when she was hate raided by abusers. This is currently a major issue on Twitch, with those from marginalised communities targeted with vile, toxic abuse. Jupiter’s stream became filled […]

Steve September 18, 2021

The Baltimore Museum of Art is the world’s most important repository of French modern master Henri Matisse’s work and this fall, a new exhibition will explore the friendship between the artist and Etta Cone, the Baltimore collector who befriended Matisse in 1906.  The two maintained a close 43-year friendship, during which time Matisse traveled to […]

Steve September 18, 2021

Even though the Age of Streaming has reshaped the television landscape in a way that makes the “New Fall TV Season” more or less a thing of the past, it still feels only natural to take a look at the new shows headed for our home screens each September. And since LGBTQ+ stories and characters […]