Sexuality

LGBT Community Faces a Variety of Serious Health Problems

Discrimination is bad for anyone’s health.<p>In the LGBT community, this stigmatization can lead to varying types of chronic health …

LGBTQ

‘Dynasty’ Star Gordon Thomson Comes Out

Though it’s been 28 years since <i>Dynasty</i> finished its original run and cemented itself as a network soap opera classic, now, just ahead of a reboot …

Homosexuality

College volleyball coach was once told, ‘You can’t be gay and in this profession’

Shawn McLaughlin is coming out after being discouraged early in his career.SAN ANTONIO — Shawn McLaughlin came out as gay his freshman year of …

College & University

In the LGBT community, bisexual people have more health risks. Here’s what could help.

The B in the LGBT community often comes as an afterthought.<p>There are fewer groups and resources dedicated to bisexual individuals than to gay, lesbian and transgender individuals. The 40th annual LGBT Funders Report, which tracked funding to LGBT organizations from 1970 to 2010, found that, of the …

LGBTQ

Fans are petitioning for Wonder Woman to be bisexual in film's sequel

Is Wonder Woman bisexual?<p>Last fall, Greg Rucka, the writer behind Wonder Woman for DC Comics in the 2000s, said that according to him, she is “queer …

Canadian News

I Watched 'Gaga: Five Foot Two' and I Have a Lot of Questions

How many pairs of denim cutoffs does Lady Gaga own?

Homosexuality

Bi-Visiibility Day – How Lib Dems can make a difference

Today is Bi Visibility Day. This is the day that the B in LGBT+ is emphasised. Sadly, it is too often the only day when bisexual people are even …

Liberal Democrats

The Unique Discrimination that Bi People Face

In honor of Bisexual Awareness Week, we talked to the researcher behind a study on the stereotypes and stigma faced by bisexual individuals today.<p>Apphia Kumar is the first known bisexual person granted asylum in the US. Currently, she runs the Queer South Asian Collective for LGBTQIA+ people of …

LGBTQ

#BiWeek: Meet the Public Figures Who Came Out as Bi in Past Year

There’s much to celebrate during Bisexual Awareness Week, also known as #BiWeek, which culminates on Saturday, September 23 with Bi Visibility Day, …

LGBTQ

5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself If You Think You Might Be Bisexual

When I was a mere youth (spoiler: I'm still a youth. I just mean when I was a <i>youth</i> youth) trying to figure out my sexuality, I literally thought my …

Dating

17 Hilarious Tweets About Being Bi That'll Make You Want To Celebrate Bisexuality So Hard

You guys, if there's something I love more than pizza, literally any other food, sleeping for extended periods of time, and being right all the time, …

Bisexuality

10 TV Shows That Got Bisexuality Right — & 2 That Got It So Wrong

Isobel (Zoe Chao), protagonist of the show <i>Strangers</i>, is in a particularly unique bind. She’s just broken up with her long-term boyfriend, Jamie, …

TV

Your Bisexuality Questions, Answered

The popular Netflix series Orange Is the New Black (based on a memoir of the same name) centres around the love triangle between Piper, her fiancé, …

Relationships

A note to bisexual men in the closet

Lewis Oakley is a bisexual activist. To mark Bi Visibility Day, Oakley writes for PinkNews about standing in the face of biphobia in 2017.<p>Hey …

LGBTQ

5 bisexual characters who deserve recognition on Bisexual Visibility Day

<b>SPOILER WARNING: Minor spoilers were unavoidable while discussing some of the properties below.</b><p>Bisexuality Visibility Day is here, and it’s time to …

TV

Out gay WNBA coach Curt Miller gets contract extension

After leading the Connecticut Sun to their first WNBA playoff berth since 2012, general manager and head coach Curt Miller was signed to a contract …

Gay Athletes

‘Eastsiders’ Announces Season 3 Premiere Date, Impressive Guest Stars

In the second season of Eastsiders, we saw Cal and Thom resolve to make their relationship work despite some peculiar developments. Now, bags packed …

TV

Russell Tovey to Play Gay DC Hero The Ray In CW Crossover Event

While some networks and producers struggle to show diversity and include LGBTQ characters in their narratives, Greg Berlanti seems to have a stash of …

Homosexuality

This Worm Has Gone 18 Million Years Without Sex, And We Now Know Its Secret

It has no regrets.<p><i>Diploscapter pachys</i> has a lineage that goes back about 18 million, and in all that time it seems the tiny little roundworm hasn't …

Biology

Let Wonder Woman Come Out as Bisexual on the Big Screen Too (Guest Blog)

“The writers of the sequel have a historic opportunity to include a character who is more overtly defined as queer,” writes GLAAD analyst Megan …

Entertainment

Matilda Star Mara Wilson Explains Why She Publicly Came Out As Bisexual

Mara Wilson will forever be associated with her role as Matilda Wormwood in <i>Matilda</i> (although let's not forget that she was pretty amazing in <i>Mrs.</i> …

LGBTQ

Beyond sex-ed: Teaching the dignity of the human person in the classroom

Aleteia interviews Anna Halpine, the founder of the World Youth Alliance, about their latest classroom initiative.<p>The World Youth Alliance was born …

Personal Identity

Fans petition Warner Bros. to make Wonder Woman bisexual

Wonder Woman is bisexual in the comics, but the 2016 movie avoids making any specific statement about her sexuality. There’s a subtle implication …

Warner Bros

Bisexual People Are Real & They're Tired Of Feeling Invisible

There are quite a few negative myths when it comes to bisexuality, but one of the most pervasive and damaging is the idea that being bisexual isn't …

LGBTQ

Beyoncé's First Post-Twins Performance Will Benefit Hurricane Victims

Beyoncé will return to the stage sooner than expected. According to <i>Us Weekly,</i> she's set to perform with Jay-Z at Brooklyn's Barclays Center next …

Homosexuality

Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore Has Some Thoughts About 'Homosexual Conduct'

Former Alabama Supreme Court chief justice and current Senate candidate Roy Moore, who might be better known for his commitment to blocking gay …

Equality

Tintin May Have Been Asexual Girl, French Philosopher Vincent Cespedes Claims

'An androgynous and probably asexual redhead with blue eyes.'<p>A French philosopher has caused a stir by claiming that cartoon favourite Tintin may …

Western Philosophy

15 myths about asexuality that couldn't be more wrong

Yes, you can know you're asexual even if you haven't had sex.<p>An asexual person - or sometimes known as an 'Ace' - is someone who just doesn't experience sexual attraction. It's really not that difficult a concept to grasp. Yet there are still so many misconceptions and myths surrounding asexuality. …

Relationships

Washington had 3 gay players in its 1969 NFL training camp

<i>Each week we’ll be taking a look at the NFL teams involved in the Sunday Night Football game and track their record — team, coaches and players — on</i> …

Gay Athletes

Munroe Bergdorf Shuts Down Piers Morgan Over His Use of the N-Word

For the Piers Morgans of the world, yes, using the n-word is racist. You know, that word you whisper when you’re singing along to rap songs. I can’t …

Racism