Did you know it’s IDAHOBIT? And bi the way…

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Bisexual erasure and biphobia are most definitely still things that exist BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Here’s the thing, people. As a bisexual woman in a same-sex relationship, my bisexuality is more often than not lost in the binary static. At every LGBTQI event I attend, (bearing in mind, I probably attend more than your average queer-o) [….]

In the face of discrimination

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On IDAHOBIT, Anisa Easterbrook learns about LGBTQI rights in Poland BY ANISA EASTERBROOK Today marks International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia or, the shortened catchier version that you’ll see trending on Twitter which has absolutely nothing to do with The Lord Of The Rings – IDAHOBIT. This day was created in 2004 to [….]

OPINION: “Isn’t it time for more positive LGBTQI+ stories onscreen?”

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Filmmaker Joe Solomon explains why it’s so important to create celebratory queer cinema BY JOE SOLOMON Do you remember the first person you came out to? What was going through your head? According to Dr Shainna Ali, in article in Psychology Today The Coming Out cycle, the following questions invariably crop up: Will ________ understand? [….]

Introducing #TransAND

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A brand new series created by trans people, about trans people, for everyone BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Have you heard? My Genderation has just dropped their latest, ongoing film project celebrating trans lives and trans experiences. Please give a warm welcome to… #TransAND! Led by trans campaigners, authors of the Trans Teen Survival Guide and couple [….]

Scotland’s first LGBT+ MBA Scholarship is open!

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Looking to do an MBA? You could be one of the first to apply for Scotland’s LGBT+ specific scholarship BY KATHRYN PIERCE (PICTURED, CREDIT RACHEL FOX) There’s just over a week to go until the deadline for the Somewhere EDI LGBT+ MBA Scholarship in partnership with the University Of Edinburgh Business School. This is the [….]

The L Word reboot is casting two trans male parts and we’re elated

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“It’s 2019, after all. Trans actors need to be playing trans characters, and that’s the tea” BY ELEANOR NOYCE January’s announcement about The L Word reboot sparked excitement in the LGBTQI community. Watching The L Word, or hiding the DVDs under the bed, was a rite of passage for the baby queers of the noughties. [….]

A new lez/bi teen romcom is coming to Netflix…

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…And we’re beyond excited 💕🌈 WORDS BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM It’s no secret that there is a chronic shortage of sapphic films and TV shows. Things are moving in the right direction, for sure, with last year’s release of The Miseducation Of Cameron Post and The Bisexual (both directed by queen Desiree Akhavan) [….]