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Being gay is okay as long as it's not on display: Master Of None addresses issue right on time for International Day Against Homophobia

Today is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, a day when we remind people to be accepting of other’s differences and sexual identity, to be good beings and not commit hate crimes against their fellow humans and to treat others with respect. 1,109 more words


No fems, no fats: The new word on grindr

Every time I go through grindr, the profiles always have the letters “No fems, no fats” and it hurts me because the gay world has become a small community where looks have become a priority. 479 more words


Manchester Leathermen

The voyage of discovery has taken me to many exotic locations within the sphere of self, and I’m happy to still be sailing the sea of existentialism, having not capsized over the shoals, whirlpools and occasional krakens that arose.  586 more words


What You Should Really Be Doing If You Are LGBTQ and Under 25

So I feel like I should have written this a year ago, maybe two, but on the eve of my 37th birthday I said what the hell. 908 more words


The Authority of Words

With the recent removal of ‘protection for transgender youth’ from Title XI, I decided to have a look at the document and see what it was about.  754 more words


Office 1.1

Here goes the most FAQ of my life(well, take that with a grain of salt, would you?):

“Why don’t you have a girlfriend?”

This question has been following me ever since I hit puberty. 334 more words

Silence is not Golden...Anymore!

“Nebuchadnezzar answered and said, “ Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego, who has sent His angel and delivered His servants who trusted in Him, and set aside the king’s command, and yielded up their bodies rather than serve and worship any god accept their own God.” 573 more words