Chao Xiaomi says there is still a serious lack of LGBT education in China, and wants to reach out to its smallest and most traditional communities. A gender reassignment surgeon says the medical community also lacks understanding, and criteria for surgery can be tough for patients to meet.
Often met with skepticism in the West, those who identify as asexual in China struggle to find understanding.
THE WORDS WE USE to identify ourselves can give insight into our values, our personality, our appearance, our profession and our passions.
The language we use to refer to the LGBTQ+ community is always growing and changing to become more inclusive — and that’s definitely a good thing.
“It’s always really tough to talk about the audience reaction without getting really emotional.”
The movement for queer spaces beyond nightlife claims to be about inclusion. But is that its only motivation?
How can I forge a new connection to the community that respects the needs of my body?
Homophobia built the closet. So why do queer people continue to define themselves by it?
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Something is amiss for men as well. They are 3.5 times more likely than women to die by suicide, and their life expectancy is 4.9 years shorter than women’s.
Camp taste is a kind of love, love for human nature. It relishes, rather than judges, the little triumphs and awkward intensities of "character." . . . Camp taste identifies with what it is enjoying. People who share this sensibility are not laughing at the thing they label as "a camp," they're enjoying it. Camp is a tender feeling.
Same-sex desire is around us everywhere. We need an ocean of words to express its diverse forms