Our findings suggest Grindr’s relationship with body image is embedded in a complex web of causation that reflects the situated and emergent interactions between technology, user and environment. As such, efforts to minimize the role information technologies play in maintaining sexual orientation-based disparities in body image disorders must be equally adaptive.
Vithika Yadav discusses how sexual well-being is significant for the youth
Russian court has ruled that two popular LGBT networking sites be blocked for disseminating "anti-family values," including a major online group with nearly 200,000 members.
We explored the acceptability and potential uses and impacts of delivering sexual health information to MSM through social media and geosocial networking apps or dating apps.
Laura Drabo’s* trauma is shared by many LGBT people in the Malian capital, who watch in disbelief as the number of homophobic accounts grow day after day.
On the quiet, promising first morning of June, I received a text message from my brother in Abuja, Nigeria. “Please, refrain from all these shameful acts,” he wrote. “Everyone is tired of you. Mummy is crying, Daddy is crying. If you don’t value relationships, we do!”
While many Poles in Warsaw and other cities have grown increasingly supportive of the rights of LGBT people, a backlash is underway.
Exploring the struggle for Queer rights in China against digital censorship
The movement for queer spaces beyond nightlife claims to be about inclusion. But is that its only motivation?
It’s been reported that disgraced Australian rugby star Israel Folau will fight attempts to fire him for his homophobic statements on social media.
The BBC’s first LGBTQ correspondent, Ben Hunte, has spoken out about the abuse he has received in his ground-breaking new role.
Societal pressures, stigma and 'a lot of shame' push gay sex underground, meaning NGOs must come up with innovative ways to reach members of at-risk community