LGBTQI

PAGAN // A Ritualistic Experience

PAGAN with Crave Death, Blind Girls & Masochist. <br>Crowbar, Brisbane <br>Saturday 18 August, 2018<p>At 8pm on a Saturday one of Brisbane’s most beloved bars …

Music (Australia)

Celebrating 50 Years of India-Bhutan Ties Amid Mountain Echoes

Bhutan and India have traditionally shared close bilateral ties, with the latter continuing to have an impact on the former’s foreign policy, …

India

LGBTQ prisoners held in ‘alternative lifestyle isolation tanks’ win million dollar lawsuit

Approximately 600 LGBTQI inmates at San Bernardino County Jail who were forced into the county’s co-called “Alternative Lifestyle Isolation Tank” …

LGBTQI

Rachel C. Schneider on Decolonization, Sexuality, and Africa

Over the last decade, countless news stories, focusing on the difficult situation of LGBTQI people in Africa, have contributed to a Western …

Books

When It Comes to Sex, the Catholic Church Has Lost All Credibility

What the church's horrific child abuse scandal means for lawmakers and LGBTQ Catholics.

LGBTQI

WATCH: Pinoy dancers' winning routine at 2018 Gay Games

PARIS — Filipino dancers Niel Enopia and Ezekiel Vargaz stole the show at the recently held 2018 Gay Games.<p>The pair competed with 42 other entrants, …

ABS-CBN

students guide

Finding it hard to fit Melbourne life around a busy schedule? The Melbourne Writers Festival has joined forces with a team of international students …

Me Too movement

Chelsea Manning is making her first UK public appearance

American activist, whistleblower, and former intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning is set to make her first UK public appearance in early October.<p>Manning, who will be honoured at this year’s Annual Friends of The Institute of Contemporary Arts Dinner – the institution’s second to date – will hold an …

Chelsea Manning

Have Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson just made their romance official?

Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson have sparked relationship rumours after the pair were reportedly spotted kissing.<p>The 26-year-old supermodel was …

Heathrow

Tunisia's President to unveil equal inheritance law

The president of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, has promised to overturn existing Sharia law that dictates that daughters should receive only half the …

North Africa

Jack Whitehall to play Disney’s first ‘openly gay’ character

The character is described as "hugely effete, very camp and very funny."<p>Jack Whitehall will reportedly play Disney’s first openly gay character in …

Walt Disney Company

Safe spaces offer security and dignity for youth, and help make the world ‘better for all’: Guterres - United Nations Sustainable Development

“The hopes of the world rest on young people,” said the UN chief on Friday, in advance of the official Day, which is celebrated annually on 12 August.<p>…

United Nations

Should luxury brands really be cashing in on the radical idealism of youth movements? | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

When it comes to fashion-referencing politics, we’ve seen too many examples to recount. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the May 1968 students …

Luxury Lifestyle

Dancing for equality, LGBT Pinoys make history at Gay Games

Members of the Filipino LGBTQ+ community swept the world off their feet as they made history at this year's Gay Games in Paris, France.<p>Out of over …

LGBTQI

Raze Collective Weekend: An electrifying celebration of LGBTQI+ culture | London Evening Standard

London Pride seems but a distant memory and the Edinburgh Fringe is just, well, distant. But there is a way to mix the celebration of everything …

South Bank

Pearl Jam lines up local bands, nonprofits for free pre-concert festival

If people are going to tailgate, why not give them a cause?<p>Before Pearl Jam's concert on Monday, the band and bass player Jeff Ament have teamed up …

Montana

NSW Police Commissioner delivers apology to Mardi Gras ’78ers

New South Wales Police Commissioner Mick Fuller has delivered an official apology on behalf of the state’s police force to the ’78ers over the …

Mardi Gras

Gin and cabaret: a chat with Mother’s Ruin playwright Maeve Marsden

Maeve Marsden is the playwright behind <i>Mother’s Ruin</i>, an acclaimed cabaret about everybody’s favourite juniper derivative – gin. Drenched in history, …

Music (Australia)

Catholic Church’s position on homosexuality is ‘evil,’ says former Ireland president

Former President of Ireland Mary McAleese has lashed out at the Catholic Church for its “evil” teachings on homosexuality.<p>But the 67-year-old, who …

Christianity

Nine LGBTI activists attacked in Armenia

Upwards of 30 people attacked a group of Armenian LGBTI rights advocates on Aug. 3, 2018.Dozens of people attacked a group of LGBTI rights advocates …

Hate Crimes

Spirits, Power and Poly Beauty at FAFSWAG's Aitu Ball

Stunning photos of Aotearoa's Māori and Pacific LGBTQI community inhabiting the spirit world of their ancestors.<p><i>By combining the counter-cultural inclusion of vogueing with the indigenous spirits of the Pacific, FAFSWAG creates new spaces for Maori and Pacific LGBTQI communities, writes artist from</i> …

New Zealand

Strictly Come Dancing won't have same-sex couples

<b>Strictly Come Dancing has "no plans" to include same-sex couples on the show this year, the BBC has confirmed.</b><p>A spokesman for the show said: "Strictly has chosen the longstanding ballroom dancing format of mixed-sex couples."<p>The issue has previously divided opinion among former contestants.<p>Last …

Dancing

Facebook is launching its own dating service

Seemingly not content with permeating just about every aspect of our social lives, Facebook is reportedly finally set to roll out their own online …

Relationships

ALL THAT Comes to The King's Head

Shaun Kitchener's critically acclaimed play ALL THAT will hit the King's Head Queer Festival for a limited run from 21st - 25th August 2018. Tuesday …

Box Office

Bronagh Waugh to make huge stand for marriage equality at her wedding

Actor Bronagh Waugh will have her wedding this month and make a huge stand for marriage equality.<p>Her wedding she says will be “a party with the big …

Belfast

Strictly Come Dancing's Judge Rinder says same-sex pairings on the show could be "game-changing"

Following his fifth-placed finish on <i>Strictly Come Dancing</i> in 2016, Judge Robert Rinder has discussed the idea of having same-sex pairings on the show.<p>…

Dancing

WALSH: Please Take Our Guns, Hitler

There are two facts you must understand. First, Donald Trump is Hitler Incarnate. He is a madman on a power trip and his plan is to turn modern …

U.S. Politics

Your ultimate guide to Brighton and Hove Pride 2018

As you may already be aware, it’s Pride season, aka the summer of love, Twenty Gayteen, the year of the queer - and here at <i>Mixmag</i>, we’re celebrating …

Street Parties

WeHo Councilmember John Heilman Races for LGBTQ Rights at Gay Games

The activist and former mayor is raising money for a Global Emergency Fund with OutRight Action International.

LGBTQI

Listen to EXCLUSIVE - Jonatan Guerrero Ramirez Interview | Quintin's Close-Ups | Podcasts

Jonatan Guerrero Ramirez is the editor of the recently revamped BEAU Magazine. He is also a stylist, philanthropist, event planner, LGBTQI advocate …

Podcasting