IS IT WORTH IT STAYING FRIENDS WITH AN EX?

Is it worth it staying friends with an ex? is a question typically asked by anyone in the midst of a breakup, and unfortunately, it’s never an easy one to answer.  Remaining friends with someone you shared a life with can inhibit your ability to move on to a meaningful and compatible relationship with someone…

MONUMENTS TO MARSHA P. JOHNSON & SYLVIA RIVERA COMING TO NYC

The city of New York is to commemorate LGBTI advocates and trans pioneers Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera with public monuments. Both Riviera and Johnson participated in the seminal Stonewall riots in June 1969. The three nights of rioting led to the birth of the modern Pride movement. They advocated for the plight of homeless and disadvantaged LGBTI youth. At…

EROGENOUS ZONES…

While certain bits of anatomy (ahem, genitalia) are well-known as sites of sexual pleasure, getting turned on doesn’t have to be limited to below the belt. Other areas of the human body have a high concentration of nerve endings, so they’re particularly sensitive to touch, pressure, or vibration.  The human body’s erogenous zones might seem…

LGBT BILLBOARD VANDALIZED IN NEW YORK

The LGBTI community, local politicians, and police have spoken out after a billboard promoting a local LGBTI event was vandalized in Nassau County, New York State. ‘It is fresh, it is new, it was targeted,’ local LGBT Network president David Kilmnick said at a press conference. ‘No question about it’ he also said. Officials said…

¿HOW DOES ONE MAKE A RELATIONSHIP WORK?

So let’s say you found yourself a good one, he is giving, thoughtful, committed, and consistent and you’re happy together. It’s still going to take some work, right? Like a normal, sane amount of work to keep the relationship strong? I used to roll my eyes at the people who claimed they rarely argue and…

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION REMOVES TRANSGENDER FROM LIST OF MENTAL DISORDERS

The World Health Organization (WHO) has made history and removed gender dysphoria from its list of ‘mental disorders’. The WHO approved the major change to its global manual of diagnoses on 25 May 25. It comes after WHO introduced it as a change last year in the latest. International Classification of Diseases (ICD). The ICD is…

GILLETTE AD FEATURES DAD TEACHING TRANS SON HOW TO SHAVE

The latest advert from Gillette features a trans man being taught how to shave for the first time by his dad. The advert, as part of the grooming company’s #MyBestSelf campaign, has already been viewed by over 400k viewers since it was uploaded on Thursday (May 23). The video sees Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, a young trans teen…