OPINION: Brexit, or How to stay friends with your ex

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A German perspective on international break-ups BY FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK Last January, when I was violently sobbing in front of my laptop, I suddenly started to look at Brexit in a slightly different light. My British girlfriend had just broken up with me via Skype, because she didn’t want to keep up our long-distance [….]

Five legendary music videos featuring queer women of colour 🌈

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A gift from DIVA to you: watch and love these music vids by queer women of colour BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES VIA INSTAGRAM Surely we can’t be the only ones who spend our spare time falling down the YouTube hole of queer music videos… If you can relate, we’re providing you with a little list [….]

London Queer Fashion Show is back featuring all your LGBTQI fashion faves 😍

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Here’s your DIVA rundown of the queerest fashion event in the UK… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS A showcase of fashion, identity and expression – London’s Queer Fashion Show is the place to be for the leading LGBTQI designers in the queer community. It’s a wonderfully inclusive day where everyone comes together to showcase identity and  expression [….]

Kate Moennig: “When I got The L Word, that’s where my wheels started turning”

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The heartthrob reveals how playing Shane helped her realise she was a lesbian BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM The L Word star, Kate Moennig has been breaking hearts as Shane McCutcheon for 15 years now. Ahead of her reprising the role for The L Word: Generation Q, we’ve been treated to a candid interview [….]

Cara Delevingne on her “sacred relationship” with Ashley Benson

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Three months after confirming they’re a couple, Cara reveals why they kept things private BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Cara Delevingne and Ashely Benson’s relationship has been the subject of intense media attention. It comes as no surprise as the pair are huge celebrities, but it is rare to see out and proud queer [….]

Kristen Stewart opens up about being advised to stop holding her girlfriend’s hand in public

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K Stew reveals the challenges faced by queer women in the film industry BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Hollywood star, Kristen Stewart revealed that she had been advised by people in the film industry to hide her sexuality if she wanted to land big film roles. When speaking about her experiences as a queer [….]

Tegan and Sara’s new music video is a retro queer dream

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Our fave gay sisters return with I’ll Be Back Someday AND a must-read memoir BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Tegan and Sara have dropped their new music video for their latest single, I’ll Be Back Someday ahead of their upcoming (ninth!) album. Hey, I’m Just Like You will drop 27 September 27, and after seeing the music [….]