Documentaries To Raise The Queer Activist In You
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Documentaries To Raise The Queer Activist In You

The struggle for our community is going on for a long time. We still think…

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Virtual Pride 2020 – Coming Out Online!
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Virtual Pride 2020 – Coming Out Online!

As the Global Pride Month kickstarts today, we face a new challenge that came like…

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Aditya Tiwari- Exclusive Interview With A Budding Queer Poet
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Aditya Tiwari- Exclusive Interview With A Budding Queer Poet

Aditya Tiwari is a budding poet and an author born and brought up in Jabalpur,…

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The Art Of Masturbation- Hear It From The Sexperts
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The Art Of Masturbation- Hear It From The Sexperts

Masturbation reduces stress and releases sexual tension. It aids with sleep and even helps in…

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Jameela Jamil Comes Out As Gay After Backlash On Voguing Series
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Jameela Jamil Comes Out As Gay After Backlash On Voguing Series

Jameela Jamil decided to come out as a member of the LGBTQ community. This happened…

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Hooded Justice: Is He Really The Black Gay Superhero We Needed?
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Hooded Justice: Is He Really The Black Gay Superhero We Needed?

Spoilers Ahead! HBO just released a superhero series called Watchmen and it is an insanely…

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GagaOOLala’s has some fresh Queer Juice!
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GagaOOLala’s has some fresh Queer Juice!

Guess what just entered the world of queer movies! Gentlemen Spa. Thanks to GagaOOLala, we now have…

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The Stylistic Changes of Millennial Parenting and Effects of LGBTQ+
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The Stylistic Changes of Millennial Parenting and Effects of LGBTQ+

Millennials are individuals roughly between the ages of 38 to 23. The millennials have undergone…

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The Best Sex Toys That Are Not Sex Toys You Can Find For Really Cheap!
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The Best Sex Toys That Are Not Sex Toys You Can Find For Really Cheap!

In India, sex toys are usually a topic of hush-hush. So much that vibrators are…

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Inking it In! Quirky and Fun LGBT+ tattoos to Flaunt Your Pride
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Inking it In! Quirky and Fun LGBT+ tattoos to Flaunt Your Pride

Tattoos are always fun! Aren’t they? Permanent or temporary, tattoos can help you add a…

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Sexualities We’ve All Heard of, but Don’t Really Know About
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Sexualities We’ve All Heard of, but Don’t Really Know About

There are over 16 different types of sexualities and LGBTQ+ covers about half of them.…

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Here’s How to Share Your Stories with Fifty Shades of Gay WhatsApp!
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Here’s How to Share Your Stories with Fifty Shades of Gay WhatsApp!

The Most Iconic Bisexual Figures that You Cannot Not Know
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The Most Iconic Bisexual Figures that You Cannot Not Know

FSOG is celebrating “Bisexual Awareness Week”. And we are taking you through some of the…

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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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The Gay Leather Subculture That May Or May Not Be Dying
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The Gay Leather Subculture That May Or May Not Be Dying

Fashion in the field of LGBTQ+ has been a topic that is much discussed about.…

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The Outsider’s Perspective to Drag
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The Outsider’s Perspective to Drag

Yes, I am Queen, a Short Film with a Remarkable Take-Back from Drag
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Yes, I am Queen, a Short Film with a Remarkable Take-Back from Drag

When Anmol Singh Gulati began his short film about the art of Drag, little did…

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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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Exploring the World of Teaching through the Homosexual Eye
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Exploring the World of Teaching through the Homosexual Eye

Welcome back, comrades! This is the Side B to the cassette by an anthropology lecturer…

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The Importance of Language in Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation
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The Importance of Language in Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation

Do You Know What These LGBTQIA+ Terms Mean?
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Do You Know What These LGBTQIA+ Terms Mean?

LGBTQIA+ communities use various terms, phrases, and words to discuss and/or identify LGBTQIA+ concepts.  Definitions…

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Ladies, Get Ready to Groove at these Lesbian Night Clubs
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Ladies, Get Ready to Groove at these Lesbian Night Clubs

The LGBTQ+ liberation movement has come far around the world. but it can still be…

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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…

“Queer Your Ears” Releases New Albums by Queer Artists
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“Queer Your Ears” Releases New Albums by Queer Artists

Queer Your Ears is back again! And there’s so much new music! This month, there are some…

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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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A Dance and a Drag, with the gorgeous Betta Naan Stop
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A Dance and a Drag, with the gorgeous Betta Naan Stop

Drag, bold, colorful, raunchy, and extremely fun to witness. But how many of us have…

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Should we just wrap up the Karamo-Spicer Affair?
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Should we just wrap up the Karamo-Spicer Affair?

28 Season of Dancing with the Stars recently announced that Karamo Brown would be joining…

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Understanding Polyamory in India and Why it Affects the LGBTQ+
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Understanding Polyamory in India and Why it Affects the LGBTQ+

Canada Puts Human over Religion, the dream turned reality!
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Canada Puts Human over Religion, the dream turned reality!

One more reason to be jealous of how amazing Canada is! As usual, the country…

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RuPaul announces new seasons of Drag Race and All Stars
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RuPaul announces new seasons of Drag Race and All Stars

Yes, you read that right! “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and “All Stars” get the green signal…

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How to Date, LGBTQ+ edition with Ishaan Sethi
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How to Date, LGBTQ+ edition with Ishaan Sethi

“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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The Third Eye Cafe – that “employs” Transgender Waiters
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The Third Eye Cafe – that “employs” Transgender Waiters

Top 5 Destinations for Lesbians in 2019
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Top 5 Destinations for Lesbians in 2019

Watch out for these destinations to enjoy a vacation with your girlfriend. Travelling can be…

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Safety Feature on Tinder for LGBTQ+ Users
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Safety Feature on Tinder for LGBTQ+ Users

Tinder is a location-based social dating app, which allows users to like and dislike and…

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Don’t Miss Bangalore’s 10th Queer Film Festival
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Don’t Miss Bangalore’s 10th Queer Film Festival

The Bangalore Queer Film Festival (BQFF) is a yearly tradition that has been celebrated for…

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LGBTQ – Captured by 5 Indian Photographers
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LGBTQ – Captured by 5 Indian Photographers

We have seen the pictures of pride parades, the extravagant performances, and the colourful makeup.…

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Cocktail recipes for your next Pride Party
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Cocktail recipes for your next Pride Party

The Indian Pride Month is coming up soon and we are already excited. What better…

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5 Queer Festivals Held Across India
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5 Queer Festivals Held Across India

While the Supreme Court recently decriminalised homosexuality and queer sex, there’s still a long way…

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Indian LGBTQ+ Influencers: Make India Better!
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Indian LGBTQ+ Influencers: Make India Better!

Indians belonging to the LGBT+ community face discriminations, inequality, suppression and everything regressive. Few cases…

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What Is Gender Neutrality and Gender Fluidity?
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What Is Gender Neutrality and Gender Fluidity?

With more people opening up about their true sexualities, there has been a surge in…

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Pam Grier: A Fierce LGBT Ally On & Off Screen
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Pam Grier: A Fierce LGBT Ally On & Off Screen

The L Word was an American-Canadian co-production television drama series portraying the lives of a group of lesbians and their friends, connections,…

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Anwesh Sahoo Honoured With The Troy Perry Award In Association with FSoG
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Anwesh Sahoo Honoured With The Troy Perry Award In Association with FSoG

Troy Deroy Perry Jr (born July 27, 1940) is the founder of the Metropolitan Community Church, a Protestant denomination with…

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Lipscomb University Hires A LGBT+ Liaison Official
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Lipscomb University Hires A LGBT+ Liaison Official

In a step toward further acknowledgment of the LGBTQ+ student population, Lipscomb University has hired…

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Gay Love In The Land Of The ‘Happiness Quotient’: Bhutan
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Gay Love In The Land Of The ‘Happiness Quotient’: Bhutan

In Bhutan the Penal Code’s Sections 213 and 214 state that homosexuality is against nature…

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Capturing Raw Vulnerability In Bedrooms & Bathtubs
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Capturing Raw Vulnerability In Bedrooms & Bathtubs

“It’s always been about the face.” Calling in from her home in Manila, Regine David is on…

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New Bill Plans To Get Rid Of Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination In Tokyo
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New Bill Plans To Get Rid Of Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination In Tokyo

Tokyo is aiming to remove anti-LGBTQ discrimination before it hosts the Summer Olympics Games in…

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This Gay Toy Story Themed Wedding Is Going Viral
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This Gay Toy Story Themed Wedding Is Going Viral

Two grooms’ wildest childhood dreams came true last month when they had the lavish Disney-themed wedding…

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Why Should Queer Places Exclude Asexuals?
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Why Should Queer Places Exclude Asexuals?

Content warning: This article contains mentions of corrective rape and assault. As we approach another…

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Singapore’s Anti-Gay Law Gets 109,000 Signatures
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Singapore’s Anti-Gay Law Gets 109,000 Signatures

In what is a clear reminder that true equality for LGBTQ people all over the…

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50 Things That Annoy Gay/Bi Men
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50 Things That Annoy Gay/Bi Men

Raise your hand if you can relate! There are a number of things in this world…

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Studio 54; A Boogie Wonderland
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Studio 54; A Boogie Wonderland

Legendary events, when viewed through the rosy lens of nostalgia, tend to be exaggerated. But…

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UK’s First Bisexual Dating Show To Be Hosted By Courtney Act
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UK’s First Bisexual Dating Show To Be Hosted By Courtney Act

Drag Race star and Celebrity Big Brother winner Courtney Act announced this weekend that she’ll host the UK’s…

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11 Fun And Happy Gay Films
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11 Fun And Happy Gay Films

There are a lot of important gay movies that don’t have the happiest endings for…

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Why Bisexual Visibility Week Is Important
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Why Bisexual Visibility Week Is Important

When I was 15, I confided in my psychiatrist that I was questioning my sexuality.…

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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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Parents Turn Into Bullies: Transgender Kid Harassed
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Parents Turn Into Bullies: Transgender Kid Harassed

A couple of weeks ago, news trickled out of a small town in Oklahoma about…

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Sushant Divgikar ‘Pills The Beans On Drag’
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Sushant Divgikar ‘Pills The Beans On Drag’

Vitamin Stree by Supari Studios ‘Pills the Beans’ with Sushant Divgikar on Drag Fashion is of major interest to…

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10 LGBT Magazines: Dead But Impactful
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10 LGBT Magazines: Dead But Impactful

Magazines now long dead and gone, that helped make the world a much better place.…

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Malaysian Official Says LGBT People Have ‘Organic Illness’
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Malaysian Official Says LGBT People Have ‘Organic Illness’

Malaysia has always advertised itself with the tagline “Malaysia:Truly Asia”. It is also the country…

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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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Queen Honours LGBT+ Activists
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Queen Honours LGBT+ Activists

 A Jewish lesbian who is working to welcome members of the LGBT community into the…

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Transgenders As Security Guards
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Transgenders As Security Guards

A spate of sexual assaults in girls and women’s care homes of late, has rocked…

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From Feeble & Forlorn  To Femme Fatale
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From Feeble & Forlorn To Femme Fatale

 When you first hear Bonita speak over the phone, you can easily visualise a strong,…

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Light In The Water: LGBT in Sport
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Light In The Water: LGBT in Sport

A documentary ‘Light in the Water’  tells the story of a group of gay men…

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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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And…..The Best {Trans}Woman Wins
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And…..The Best {Trans}Woman Wins

It seemed like poetic justice for Angela Ponce, a Spanish Trans-woman, who had lived a…

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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

LGBT Ghettoisation: Inclusion Or Discrimination?
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LGBT Ghettoisation: Inclusion Or Discrimination?

University of Sheffield is giving LGBT students a place in which they can be themselves…

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PRIDE Debuts At Vadodra
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PRIDE Debuts At Vadodra

Otherwise known for its splendid, joyous and equally colourful Navratri celebrations, another colourful spectacle unfolded…

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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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Happy NY PRIDE March Proposal
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Happy NY PRIDE March Proposal

A lesbian proposes to her lover at the New York Pride Parade. While the land of 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

If Only One Could Turn Back Time
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If Only One Could Turn Back Time

Watch LGBT elders read letters to their younger selves.   Being LGBT 40, 50 or…

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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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Historic LGBT Landmarks In New York City
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Historic LGBT Landmarks In New York City

It’s impossible to consider the history of the LGBTQ movement without thinking about New York…

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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

Belize: Leading The Way For LGBT
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Belize: Leading The Way For LGBT

    A tiny little nation on the Central American coastline, Belize, is a shining…

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Trans Trail Blazer: Marsha P. Johnson
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Trans Trail Blazer: Marsha P. Johnson

This article is written to serve as a tribute to all those people before us…

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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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Why Is June Pride Month?  And How You Can Help
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Why Is June Pride Month? And How You Can Help

World over the month of June is celebrated as the commemorative PRIDE month where members…

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Malaysian University’s Forum To Convert ‘LGBT’ Students Receives Backlash
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Malaysian University’s Forum To Convert ‘LGBT’ Students Receives Backlash

There is nothing more traumatizing than going through treatment to change your identity. Keep in…

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The LGBT People Are Now Being Compared To ISIS
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The LGBT People Are Now Being Compared To ISIS

Where next? The spread of same-sex marriage in Asia
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Where next? The spread of same-sex marriage in Asia

  After Taiwan legalised same-sex marriage last year as the first country in Asia to…

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Coming Out At The Age Of 30!
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Coming Out At The Age Of 30!

As people of the LGBTQIA community, we have to go through the process of “coming…

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Taiwan celebrates first pride after same-sex marriage ruling
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Taiwan celebrates first pride after same-sex marriage ruling

Taiwan celebrated 15 years of pride on Saturday, with over one lakh people from more…

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Being Bisexual (Queer) in a Bigoted World!
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Being Bisexual (Queer) in a Bigoted World!

Sanchita Sharan, a dreamer, writer, artist and a full time unicorn; shares her experience of…

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An Exclusive Interview with a Mother and her Gay Son
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An Exclusive Interview with a Mother and her Gay Son

Last week I had the opportunity to interview a prominent voice in the NYC South-Asian…

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All You Need To Know About The New Revolutionary Dating Platform For Queer Indians
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All You Need To Know About The New Revolutionary Dating Platform For Queer Indians

What happens when someone queer wants to find a perfect pool of people who are…

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In Photos: Gurgaon’s First Pride Parade
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In Photos: Gurgaon’s First Pride Parade

Gurgaon held its first-ever queer parade on Saturday, and it was full of colours and pride!…

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