How Silicon Valley Supported The Indian LGBTQ+ Movement?
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How Silicon Valley Supported The Indian LGBTQ+ Movement?

Decriminalising homosexuality may have come as a huge relief to the LGBTQ community in India.…

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Wondering How to Meet LGBTQ+ Friends? Tips to Help You Out!
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Wondering How to Meet LGBTQ+ Friends? Tips to Help You Out!

It’s always nice to meet people who may have similar interests or stories to you, so going to an…

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Celebrating Queer Fashion Through The Years..
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Celebrating Queer Fashion Through The Years..

FSOG is celebrating Pride Month. And we are excited to talk about Queer Fashion! Fashion has…

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1st Indian state to ban ‘normalising’ surgery on intersex infants
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1st Indian state to ban ‘normalising’ surgery on intersex infants

Tamil Nadu’s state government has passed an executive order that bans any unnecessary sex-change surgeries…

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Planning for your next Queer Wedding ? Here are a few tips…
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Planning for your next Queer Wedding ? Here are a few tips…

Everything about Faraz Arif Ansari’s Upcoming Queer Drama Movie – “Sheer Kurma”
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Everything about Faraz Arif Ansari’s Upcoming Queer Drama Movie – “Sheer Kurma”

Bollywood is known to have a lot of glam, dance, stunts and beautiful songs. In…

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Hephzibah Smith’s People’s Choice Cafe is A Queer Haven in Hyderabad
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Hephzibah Smith’s People’s Choice Cafe is A Queer Haven in Hyderabad

There aren’t many cafes in India that are LGBTQIA friendly. However, that hasn’t stopped Hephzibah…

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Dehradun Waves the Rainbow Flag Again!
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Dehradun Waves the Rainbow Flag Again!

Do we still need pride parades? After Section 377 was abolished, and being LGBTQ+ is…

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Rainbow Themed Treats you Need to Try This Year!
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Rainbow Themed Treats you Need to Try This Year!

It is the season of celebrating Pride, the most colorful time of the year. In celebration…

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Harnaam Kaur – “The youngest girl with a beard”
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Harnaam Kaur – “The youngest girl with a beard”

Harnaam Kaur, is a pansexual British model, anti-bullying activist, body-positive activist, life coach, and motivational…

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“Vividh”- A Diversity Job Fair Held in Mumbai
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“Vividh”- A Diversity Job Fair Held in Mumbai

Vividh, as the name reflects, is not just a job fair but a celebration and…

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LGBTQ+ books that are perfect to read to your kids
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LGBTQ+ books that are perfect to read to your kids

Comic books have always been a favorite reminder of one’s childhood. Fairy tales, colorful pictures,…

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One more step towards Workplace Inclusivity for Indian LGBT+
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One more step towards Workplace Inclusivity for Indian LGBT+

In the past, Companies in India worked towards diversity in the workplace. However, it was…

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Path For Healthier Parenting To Support The LGBT
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Path For Healthier Parenting To Support The LGBT

Since the decriminalizing of Section 377, there have been multiple people ready to get married…

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GagaOOLala – Asia’s first LGBT Film Streaming Platform
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GagaOOLala – Asia’s first LGBT Film Streaming Platform

On Friday, June 14th, Asia’s first LGBT film streaming platform, GagaOOLala, finally came. The Taiwanese…

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Watch Trixie Mattel Revealing The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 Lineup
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Watch Trixie Mattel Revealing The RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 4 Lineup

Trixie Mattel has provided her opinion on the rumored cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race All…

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Grindr Launches ‘Kindr’ To Combat Racism, Bullying On App
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Grindr Launches ‘Kindr’ To Combat Racism, Bullying On App

The social media company Grindr launched a new initiative this week to combat different forms…

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Sridevi; An Icon For The LGBT Community
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Sridevi; An Icon For The LGBT Community

September 6, 2018 was a historic day for India as the Supreme Court decriminalised homosexuality…

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9 Artists Expressing Their Pride On Their Sleeve
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9 Artists Expressing Their Pride On Their Sleeve

With the recent denouncement of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, the country’s LGBTQIA…

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Freedom To Come Out At The Workplace
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Freedom To Come Out At The Workplace

The Right to Privacy judgement attributed sexual orientation as an essential attribute of privacy, but…

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‘&Proud’ Myanmar’s LGBT Choir: Making Musical Moments
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‘&Proud’ Myanmar’s LGBT Choir: Making Musical Moments

This Burmese Choir hopes to challenge the attitude of society towards the LGBT community by…

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LGBT And The Winds Of (Legal) Change
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LGBT And The Winds Of (Legal) Change

2018 was predicted to be the ‘year of the courts’ as far as LGBT rights…

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India’s First Transwoman Advocate
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India’s First Transwoman Advocate

Same-Sex Partners In India: Not A Crime
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Same-Sex Partners In India: Not A Crime

“No one can influence one’s choice of partner other than the individual himself/herself. Neither law…

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Sec 377: To Be Or Not To Be
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Sec 377: To Be Or Not To Be

Finally the moment that millions of Indians have been waiting for is here. The Supreme…

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Tears Flow In Phillippines While Tear Gas Shells Roll In Istanbul
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Tears Flow In Phillippines While Tear Gas Shells Roll In Istanbul

Online Help For LGBT In India
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Online Help For LGBT In India

Everything from relationship counselling to legal aid, help is now just a click away for…

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Against Death Defying Odds
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Against Death Defying Odds

Despite state-sponsored repression and social stigma, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the…

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“And That’s How You Grow” : Anwesh Sahoo
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“And That’s How You Grow” : Anwesh Sahoo

From a shy, scared and bullied boy confused about his sexuality in school to a…

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Frogs May Wed; Same Sex Humans May Not
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Frogs May Wed; Same Sex Humans May Not

Poland’s Supreme Court Stands Poles Apart
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Poland’s Supreme Court Stands Poles Apart

While the Polish football team battles it out in Russia and hopes for its sinking…

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12 LGBT ‘Angelic Troublemakers’
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12 LGBT ‘Angelic Troublemakers’

  Although the LGBT movement is gaining steam today and several countries and societies are…

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I Grew Up With A Gay Parent: Kids Speak
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I Grew Up With A Gay Parent: Kids Speak

Time To Embrace The Vets
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Time To Embrace The Vets

All through the Cold War the US Army mandatorily conscripted youth to fight it’s wars.…

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Corporates: In Solidarity With LGBT+
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Corporates: In Solidarity With LGBT+

Last Sunday, Jack Dorsey the CEO of Twitter came under fire for posting a tweet…

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Life Moves On For Gender Fluid, Lavanya Narayan  |  FSOG Exclusive
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Life Moves On For Gender Fluid, Lavanya Narayan | FSOG Exclusive

Two years after coming out publicly to the world and her parents, life still continues…

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MILK: The Spirit of Pride
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MILK: The Spirit of Pride

May 22 every year, is celebrated by the LGBTQIA community, the world over, as ‘Milk…

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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News
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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News

Welcome to FSoG’s Rainbow Wire! Here are the crucial LGBT news from across the globe…

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Coming Out As Gay: When My Parents Tried To Cure Me
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Coming Out As Gay: When My Parents Tried To Cure Me

By Niharika Gaur I had the opportunity to share an extensive conversation with Abhiram Sridhar,…

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Heartwarming Story Of A Married Indian Lesbian Couple
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Heartwarming Story Of A Married Indian Lesbian Couple

By Sreemoyee Piu Kundu A month back, I happened to chance upon a much-liked picture that…

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My Story: Coming Out Gay Is Easy, Mental Illness Isn’t
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My Story: Coming Out Gay Is Easy, Mental Illness Isn’t

South African Indians are so woven into a thread of mixed cultures, beliefs that sometimes are…

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How Lack Of Sex Education Almost Ruined My Life
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How Lack Of Sex Education Almost Ruined My Life

Although we fail to consider it a serious problem, lack of proper sex education in…

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Bangalore Pride Parade 2016 In Pictures
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Bangalore Pride Parade 2016 In Pictures

Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Violet- the vibrant colors were showcased across the streets of…

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All You Need To Know About HIV/AIDS Situation In India
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All You Need To Know About HIV/AIDS Situation In India

By Niharika Gaur HIV stands as the third most dangerous affliction in India after Tuberculosis…

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VIDEO: Sikh Mother Of A Gay Son Explains What Homosexuality Is To Parents
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VIDEO: Sikh Mother Of A Gay Son Explains What Homosexuality Is To Parents

Society is gradually accepting the LGBT community. A greater awareness has led to this change.…

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