CELEB: Lili Reinhart opens up about bi-erasure

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Lili Reinhart has been living her best bi life since coming out as a “proud bisexual woman” in June  BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Lili Reinhart has been living her bisexual life to the fullest since being inspired to live her truth due to the Black Lives Matter movement. After being held back from [….]

OPINION: The media I loved never loved me back

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Writer and activist Lois Shearing shares the personal story behind hashtag campaign, #DoBetterBiUs BY LOIS SHEARING As a child, I was sent home with a note telling my parents that The Beano was not appropriate for class reading hour and could I please be sent with something more substantial tomorrow. Such was my love for [….]

VIEWS: How can I be visibly bisexual?

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“Online my sexuality is there for all to see – this doesn’t translate to life offline” BY RACHEL CHARLTON-DAILEY Rachel – 30, bisexual, spoonie, Doctor Who nerd. This is how easy it is for me to come out online. By including that one word in my Twitter profile everyone instantly knows my sexuality. I am [….]

#Biconic: 6 times we felt seen as bisexual women and non-binary people

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Contemporary bi representation at its finest BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Happy #BiVisibilityDay, folks! To celebrate, here’s our list of some of the best moments of bi representation in the media. #BiFive. Yes, there’s still a long way to go in terms of representation for bi folk, but these beautiful slices of bi life on-screen have been both [….]

April Kelley: “Bi-erasure is real”

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We meet the filmmaker carving out space for bisexual women and non-binary people’s stories BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE: STILL FROM TREACLE Filmmaker, actor and bi advocate April Kelley grew up in Hertford, England. “When I tell people that, they ask, ‘Whereabouts in Hertfordshire?’ Nah, Hertford itself.” Though Hertford (not Hertfordshire) might be Kelley’s hometown, it [….]

One from the vaults: Bisexual lighting and why it’s definitely a thing

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It’s all about the pink, purple and blue, baby… BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Bisexual lighting. That’s right. It’s a thing, and it’s glorious. The release of Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Janelle Monáe’s electro-pop tune Make Me Feel has breathed new pink, purple and blue life into the Twitter-based discussion which brought the term “bisexual lighting” star-jumping its way into the big, [….]

OPINION: Why Jane The Virgin’s Petra Solano made my #20BiTeen

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“Her development is both moving and mind-blowing” BY YAIZA CANOPOLI I don’t think there has been a better character development arc on TV than Jane The Virgin’s Petra. At least not since Zuko from Avatar: The Last Airbender, and that was 2008. I mean, how often do you get a powerful business woman go from [….]