#BiTikTok is carving out a unique online community for bisexual people

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Bonding over exclusively drinking iced coffee and cuffing every item of clothing in sight, #BiTikTok is allowing bisexual people to connect with one another through humour BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY PIXABAY. Internet culture has long been a haven for LGBTQIA+ people. With emo culture at an all-time high in the mid-2000s, teenagers flocked to [….]

DIVA BOX OFFICE helps MINT celebrate its 15th birthday party at Brick Lane’s iconic Truman Brewery

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DJs including Misty B, Not Just Jade and the latest TikTok star, Krystal Lake, will be delivering the best summer party vibes BY JACQUIE LAWRENCE, IMAGES BY JACKDAW MEDIA. Nikki Chubb, Mint’s founder, calls this late summer pop up event the “holy mother of all parties and much needed after the Pride Carnival was cancelled”. [….]

Inclusive #VanLife: Celebrating LGBTQI+ Nomads

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Some of our favourite adventurers living the #QueerVanLife 🚐 BY JUST KAMPERS Van Life has taken the world by storm and, specifically, the millennial women of social media. However, this rarely includes LGBTQI+ women and non-binary people.  The Van Life hashtag on TikTok and Instagram is dominated by cis women in perfectly presented boho vans, [….]

What is the Lesbian Masterdoc everyone is talking about and why does it matter? 

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DIVA takes a deep dive into this viral sensation BY MARTINE HESS Praised by young women questioning their attraction to men, the Am I a Lesbian Masterdoc is a helpful tool dedicated to dismantling compulsory heterosexuality. This is far from the basic “Am I gay?” quiz.  Chances are that, sometime over the past year, you [….]

OPINION: Not gay enough for TikTok?

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Are stereotypes online doing damage to LGBTQI young people? BY MICHELE THEIL There are countless videos on TikTok exploring different aspects of the queer community. From activism on behalf of the LGBTQI+ community to videos about what your celebrity crush means for your sexuality, there is a strong presence of queer teens and young adults [….]

CHARITY: Stonewall announces groundbreaking new partnership with TikTok for LGBT History Month

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The newly launched channel will “educate and inspire the next generation of advocates and the wider TikTok community” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS TikTok has become the heart and soul of LGBTQI content over the past year, so it’s perfect timing for the massive platform to announce a partnership with Stonewall, the UK’s leading LGBTQI charity, this [….]

What it’s like to be… A lesbian TikTok icon?

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Ever wondered what a day in the life of a TikToker looks like? BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Let’s face it, Claire is the queen of TikTok. She might have only been creating queer content since the beginning of this year, but she’s managed to earn herself a following of 96K people with her hilarious and relatable queer mum [….]