• The Importance Of Using Personal Pronouns

    You might have recently seen people putting their personal pronouns in the bio section of their social media accounts or when signing off in an email. But this is not a new thing to both people in and out of the LGBTQ+ community. Although society is (very slowly) becoming...
  • LGBTQ+ History Month – A Spotlight On Ultimate: Part 1

    Maya Israel The sport of Ultimate has a short history, but a conscious one. It was started by a group of school children in America in the 1970s and has evolved into a sport played worldwide, now holding a presence at the World Games and hosting its own World...
  • Coloured pieces chalks on a dark background. The colours represent those of the LGBTQ flag: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple

    Systemic Inequalities and Insufficient Samples: A Dissection of Queerness in STEM

    Philippa Flanagan-Smith In the US and Europe, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professions have always been dominated by white, cisgender men, usually from middle- and upper-class backgrounds. Despite pushes to broaden access to these fields, with schemes often targeting women, people from working-class backgrounds, and people from marginalised...
  • All About PrEP: The HIV Prevention Drug That Queer Men Should Be Taking

    My muscles tensed. My heart raced. Adrenaline coursed through my veins. I was sitting on my bed when the thought hit me. I kept telling myself I was just being paranoid but the fear wouldn’t dissipate....
  • In Memory Of SOPHIE

    Following her tragic passing, Gemma Cockrell reflects on the incredible career of SOPHIE and her influential, experimental discography....
  • Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces Campaign 2020

    Rachel Roberts The Rainbow Laces Campaign was launched by LGBTQ charity Stonewall in 2013, with the mission for all those involved in sports, at both elite and grassroots level, to show their support for LGBTQ+ equality and help make sporting environments more inclusive. Members of sports teams of all...
  • LGBTQ+ Representation in Children’s Animation: An Ongoing Battle – Part 5/5

    Jack Richardson In this final part we look at the House of Mouse’s long, problematic road to good representation in its shows, and how TV animation like the Owl House is now setting an example for Disney’s big screen projects to follow. Disney Animation The Owl House, Gravity Falls,...