Hundreds have signed a petition calling for a "prom royalty" title that isn't based on gender or sexual orientation.
When the Suitsupply line of affordable suits unveiled a series of ads featuring all-male couples, the images angered some people and excited others.
For NYFW: Men's, Willy Chavarria, a queer Chicano designer, shook things up. His show featured an amputee model and a woman (in the men's show).
A French model named Ines Rau has become the first openly transgender person to be name a Playboy Playmate in the 64-year history of the publication.
It was the first time since 1533, when Henry VIII made anal sex illegal, that any law regarding homosexual acts had been reformed. This partial decriminalisation of homosexual acts doesn’t represent any kind of proper freedom if you really think about it. In fact, it was only in 2013 that, legislatively speaking, gay people were afforded the same rights as heterosexual members of society, after we were finally welcomed into the glorious and successful institution that is marriage.
Fashion retailers have been accused of using sexual identity and a LGBTQ term as a fashion statement.
In the image, Max Emerson and boyfriend Andres Camilo reenact the classic “prom pose,” with Camilo standing behind Emerson, wrapping his arms around his waist.
Whether its becoming the first ever openly-gay Latina model or refusing to play ‘straight’ for the industry, modelling firsts among the LGBT community have not only been recent, but there are also still plenty more of them to come. And breaking rules usually has to begin with an individual that’s not afraid to change the conversation – here are a few among many. Let’s celebrate the LGBT’s biggest wins in the last decade Gigi Hadid tackles body shaming, poses for second British Vogue cover
Today marks the start of LGBT history month, a chance to whoop at the achievements of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and continue to educate and inform about sexuality and gender identity. There’s little doubt that the last decade has seen some positive strides forward in the fight for equality for the LGBT community and what better time to celebrate them, than at the beginning of a whole month dedicated to commemorating past victories, honouring hard-fought battles and giving props to the people who have helped instigate change for millions. What do you think the biggest wins have been for the LGBT community?