smithsonian.com What's in a pronoun? For those who have to fight for recognition of their gender identity, there's a lot at stake-and as public awareness of transgender and non-binary gender issues grows, pronouns have become a point of contention among c...
Gay people are 'better and cleverer' than other people, says 'Doctor Who' showrunner Russell T DaviesRussell T Davies has said gay people are "better and cleverer" than other people. The screenwriter and producer, who helped revive the BBC show Doctor Who, was speaking on Attitude Magazine's podcast. He was asked why he thought the programme - which he w...4 participating
[CW: Murder]2 participating Johnny Depp's ex-wife Amber Heard has said she was told revealing her bisexuality would end her movie career. The Danish Girl actress said film-makers doubted whether she could play a straight woman in a romantic lead role after she revealed her sexuality...5 participating On Friday, WDSSPR, the Russian distributor of Power Rangers, informed theaters that the age restriction for the movie has been changed from 16+ to 18+, meaning that only viewers over 18 will be admitted to the screenings. The distributor provided no expla...2 participating A panel of judges at Taiwan's top court has begun hearing a case that could make the island the first place in Asia to introduce gay marriage. The case has been brought by a gay activist as well as municipal authorities from the capital, Taipei.3 participating A survey of more than 422,000 college freshmen found that students who identified as transgender were more likely than their cisgender peers to experience negative consequences from drinking, including memory blackouts, academic problems and conflicts suc...2 participating Germany is set to rescind the convictions of 50,000 men sentenced for homosexuality under a Nazi-era law. Chancellor Angela Merkel's government is expected to pass the law today, which will set aside 30 million euros to compensate an estimated 5,000 convi...4 participating A reboot of 1990s kids' show Power Rangers has made history by introducing cinema's first LGBT superhero. Despite less than positive reviews, the big screen version of the "mighty morphin" heroes has also been praised for being culturally and ethnically d...2 participating