Drag Race season 12 crowned a winner, baby, after a surprisingly emotional and satisfying finale

Drag Race season 12 has a winner, baby, with RuPaul crowning America’s Next Drag Superstar after a surprisingly satisfying virtual finale. Warning – spoilers follow. After a season unlike any other, Drag Race concluded with a final episode which – though it looked unlike anything we’ve seen before – had all the heart, drama and … Continued

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Polish IKEA manager could face jail after firing homophobic employee

The worker had shared comments that called for the death of gay people. A human resources manager at a Polish branch of IKEA could face jail after he was charged with religious discrimination. The manager had fired an employee, known only as Tomasz K., who posted homophobic Bible verses on the staff’s intranet which called […]

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Shocking and not at all obvious study confirms LGBT+ representation in the media make straight people less queerphobic

People who have been “exposed” to LGBT+ people in adverts and other media are more likely to accept them, according to a new study. The research into consumer attitudes towards LGBT+ people was carried out by Proctor & Gamble and LGBT+ advocacy group GLAAD. The study, which was based on survey data from over 2,000 … Continued

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Taylor Swift launches attack on Donald Trump for ‘stoking the fires of white supremacy’, vows: ‘We will vote you out’

Taylor Swift has rallied her 86.1 million followers to take a stand against Donald Trump “stoking the fires of white supremacy” and vote him out of office in November. Tweeting on Friday, the pop icon and LGBT+ ally added her powerful voice to the wave of protests sparked by the police murder of George Floyd, … Continued

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Former EastEnders star says gay storyline was cut because of Section 28

Gary Hailes said Section 28 led to the cutting of a gay storyline. Former EastEnders star Gary Hailes, who played Barry Clark from 1986 to 1988, and made a guest appearance in 1989, has said that Section 28 led to the cutting of a gay storyline from the popular soap opera. Barry was one of […]

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RuPaul crowns Drag Race season 12 winner in genius lockdown finale

That was pretty bonkers, right? Although this season of RuPaul’s Drag Race has been marred with a major controversy and a whole lot of uncertainty thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, season 12 came to an epic conclusion this week and crowned a winner (baby). The finale saw the season’s top three queens – Crystal Methyd, […]

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