Kerala College Syllabus States ‘Homosexuality is a character flaw’
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Kerala College Syllabus States ‘Homosexuality is a character flaw’

Activists have called out a value education textbook published by St Berchmans College, Changanacherry, which states…

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Woman Pours Wine Over Aunt’s Dress For Homophobic Comments
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Woman Pours Wine Over Aunt’s Dress For Homophobic Comments

Weddings can be beautiful and heartwarming. They can also be full of shenanigans and filled…

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Students Protest Against Israel Education Minister For Anti-Gay Remarks
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Students Protest Against Israel Education Minister For Anti-Gay Remarks

Students of Israel have taken the streets to protest. The reason being, education minister Rafi…

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What’s in a Name? Ask NFL Player Matt Gay!
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What’s in a Name? Ask NFL Player Matt Gay!

As if being gay is not hard enough, people have resorted to bullying people with…

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Not Every Country Welcomes HIV+ People, But This Can Help
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Not Every Country Welcomes HIV+ People, But This Can Help

It is estimated that more than 37 million people were HIV+ from around the world.…

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Coldplay’s Chris Martin Speaks About Being Homophobic And Gay
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Coldplay’s Chris Martin Speaks About Being Homophobic And Gay

Discovering one’s own sexuality is a difficult internal process. The turmoil and the distress of…

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Roast Session Commence: Gems that were born out of Homophobia
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Roast Session Commence: Gems that were born out of Homophobia

Evian Delivers Hilarious Response to Homophobia and Gay Representation
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Evian Delivers Hilarious Response to Homophobia and Gay Representation

4 Basic Things That The LGBT+ Individuals Still Cannot Do!
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4 Basic Things That The LGBT+ Individuals Still Cannot Do!

Recently, the Transgender Protection Bill was passed in India. And the LGBT+ community is protesting…

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Homophobe Says No And The Customers Flood In!
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Homophobe Says No And The Customers Flood In!

New Zealand stood witness to an amazing turnout at a restaurant. The incoming of customers…

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Denied Entry To The US? Blame it On the Gay!
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Denied Entry To The US? Blame it On the Gay!

Absurd? Yes. And so is this anti-LGBT+ activist who thinks the queer community is behind…

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Chick-fil-A finally backs down!
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Chick-fil-A finally backs down!

Another victory for the LGBT+ community! Are you ready for some good news today? Well,…

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The School Forced Her Into Conversion Therapy
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The School Forced Her Into Conversion Therapy

Every LGBTQ+ individual knows that conversion therapy is dreadful and extremely painstaking. And for a…

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Ellie Goulding Takes A Stance Against The Salvation Army!
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Ellie Goulding Takes A Stance Against The Salvation Army!

Celebrities who take a stance are those who actually help mold the minds and hearts…

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Rainbow Poppy And the Catastrophe That Followed
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Rainbow Poppy And the Catastrophe That Followed

In Britain, the 11th of November is celebrated as “Remembrance Day”. On the day, the…

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A Story to Remind You that Education can get LGBTQ+ to Places
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A Story to Remind You that Education can get LGBTQ+ to Places

In Washington, there is a boy. Seth Owen is his name. And Seth strongly believes…

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Chick-fil-A Makes Unappreciated Splashes, Community Calls Them Out
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Chick-fil-A Makes Unappreciated Splashes, Community Calls Them Out

Everybody knows and loves Chick-fil-A. It is one of the largest fast-food chains in the…

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A Guide – To find a Right LGBTQ+ Therapist
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A Guide – To find a Right LGBTQ+ Therapist

Finding a good therapist who fits your needs and makes you comfortable enough to be…

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Poland LGBTQ+ Community Deserves Better
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Poland LGBTQ+ Community Deserves Better

The Polish LGBTQ+ community desperately needs our help. As of yesterday, Saturday 20th July, Poland…

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The Gay Bomb – Make War Not Love
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The Gay Bomb – Make War Not Love

There is nothing like the idea of pushing forward a military project to a general…

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What Is Homophobia Like in India?
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What Is Homophobia Like in India?

By Kris Jupiter Homophobia in India is difficult to describe. It is not the type…

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Uganda: Plan For LGBT Centre Declared Criminal Act
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Uganda: Plan For LGBT Centre Declared Criminal Act

Activists trying to open Uganda’s first centre for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people received…

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UK Supreme Court Rules In Favour Of Evangelical Baker
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UK Supreme Court Rules In Favour Of Evangelical Baker

The U.K. Supreme Court has ruled for a bakery run by evangelical Christians in a…

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FSoG On Danish Radio Speaking On Maaya 2
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FSoG On Danish Radio Speaking On Maaya 2

Sec 377 has been abolished and while the LGBT+ community celebrates its heart out the…

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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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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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Amazon Falters In LGBT Inclusivity
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Amazon Falters In LGBT Inclusivity

Many Amazon employees felt uncomfortable following a series of recent defacements on LGBT “Pride” posters hanging in…

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LGBTQ Academic Module: Now In India
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LGBTQ Academic Module: Now In India

India’s first openly gay prince Manvendra Singh Gohil has pioneered South Asia’s first academic module on…

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The Life Of Alizeh Khan: Girl With A Beard
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The Life Of Alizeh Khan: Girl With A Beard

A Safe Gay Booth For High Schoolers To Talk And Be Yourself In
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A Safe Gay Booth For High Schoolers To Talk And Be Yourself In

LGBT activists are nothing if not creative. Their latest approach involves inviting high school students…

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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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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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Yogendra + Nishant. Gay Twins By Birth; Proud By Choice
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Yogendra + Nishant. Gay Twins By Birth; Proud By Choice

This is the story of twin brothers, Yogendra and Nishant Mule. Both gay and loving…

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Stonewall, Rainbow Laces Campaign & Graces CC
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Stonewall, Rainbow Laces Campaign & Graces CC

Stonewall (officially Stonewall Equality Limited) isa lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights charity in the United Kingdom named after the Stonewall Inn of Stonewall riots fame in New York City’s Greenwich Village. Now…

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

 Even as adults, acceptance of loved ones coming out of the closet is a huge…

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

Decoding The Non-Binary: 50 & More Shades of Gay
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Decoding The Non-Binary: 50 & More Shades of Gay

When asked about our gender, most of us are quick to react with a ‘Male’…

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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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10 Jews Who Inspire
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10 Jews Who Inspire

Shaan Surat Knan One of the most vocal and visible campaigners within and beyond the…

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LGBT STEM Day: Lets Celebrate Inclusion In Every Field
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LGBT STEM Day: Lets Celebrate Inclusion In Every Field

For the very first time yesterday, 05 Jul 18 was celebrated as LGBT STEM Day;…

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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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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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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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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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Same-Sex Wedding: A First For The British Monarchy
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Same-Sex Wedding: A First For The British Monarchy

History will be made this summer when the British royalty will have its first same-sex…

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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

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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“God Made You Like This”: Pope Francis  | FSOG
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“God Made You Like This”: Pope Francis | FSOG

In a surprising and unprecedented development today, Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church…

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“Wearing Jeans Leads To The Birth Of Trans Kids” | A Regressive State Of Mind
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“Wearing Jeans Leads To The Birth Of Trans Kids” | A Regressive State Of Mind

“Yeah kids, it’s Jeans not GENES” Its surprising that we live in 2018 and there…

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Myths and Stereotypes About Gay Men In India
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Myths and Stereotypes About Gay Men In India

Thanks to Bollywood and pop culture, gay men are stereotyped into these over the top…

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The Difficulty Of Finding A Queer Community In China | FSOG Exclusive
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The Difficulty Of Finding A Queer Community In China | FSOG Exclusive

You are not alone! When studying in cold and windy Finland, it was quite easy…

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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

Being Trans In The Sikh Community, Manpreet Singh | FSOG Exclusive
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Being Trans In The Sikh Community, Manpreet Singh | FSOG Exclusive

In a exclusive interview with FSOG, Manpreet Singh, a Trans man of the Punjabi decent…

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The Dichotomic Life Of The Indian LGBT+ Community, Beautifully Depicted By The “Coy Mistress”
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The Dichotomic Life Of The Indian LGBT+ Community, Beautifully Depicted By The “Coy Mistress”

In a world filled with toxic masculinity, where there a enormous pressure placed on men…

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The City Came To Life At The Hyderabad Pride Parade 2018
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The City Came To Life At The Hyderabad Pride Parade 2018

The city of Hyderabad celebrated Pride on Sunday afternoon. The 2018 Hyderabad pride parade rally or…

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Supreme Court To Re-think The Constitutional Validity Of Section 377
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Supreme Court To Re-think The Constitutional Validity Of Section 377

It’s surprising to see that it’s 2018 and we are STILL fighting for equal rights.…

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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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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News From Around The World
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The Rainbow Wire | Today’s Top LGBT News From Around The World

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

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TAKE ACTION: More Than 100 Men ‘Sent To Concentration Camps For Gays’ In Chechnya
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TAKE ACTION: More Than 100 Men ‘Sent To Concentration Camps For Gays’ In Chechnya

Chechnya in Russia has opened the first concentration camps for gay men since WW2. Over…

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Karan Johar Adopting Twins Via Surrogacy Leads to a Homophobic Furore on Social Media
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Karan Johar Adopting Twins Via Surrogacy Leads to a Homophobic Furore on Social Media

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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Two Of A Kind: Can You Tell Which Twin Is Gay?
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Two Of A Kind: Can You Tell Which Twin Is Gay?

Mankind is split apart. The world is undecided and divided in what it chooses to…

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PHOTOS: Delhi’s LGBTQIA Community Marches Seeking ‘A Life Without Fear’
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PHOTOS: Delhi’s LGBTQIA Community Marches Seeking ‘A Life Without Fear’

The 9th edition of the Delhi Queer Pride Parade held on Nov. 27 saw thousands of…

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Can homosexuality and bisexuality be cured?
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Can homosexuality and bisexuality be cured?

A sexual orientation is not a disease. Attempting to cure homosexuality and bisexuality is like…

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“OPEN UP”- Inspiring Story of A Child Abuse Survivor
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“OPEN UP”- Inspiring Story of A Child Abuse Survivor

By Aashna Bhatia So what’s so special about Ishank Chibber? Is it because he works…

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The Five Stages of Grief for Parents of LGBT Children
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The Five Stages of Grief for Parents of LGBT Children

The following post is by Jason Bilbrey, Director of Pastoral Care at The Marin Foundation.…

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In Conversation With The Director Of India’s First Silent LGBT Film
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In Conversation With The Director Of India’s First Silent LGBT Film

From Reel to Real By Sarthak Chand Faraz is a storyteller at heart. From a…

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FSOG Exclusive: A Fireside Chat with Psychologist Deepak Kashyap
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FSOG Exclusive: A Fireside Chat with Psychologist Deepak Kashyap

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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Caught Between Two Stools: Life Of An Indian-American Gay Man
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Caught Between Two Stools: Life Of An Indian-American Gay Man

A Field of Dreams “It’s an obligation” says my father before we visit my grandparents;…

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Meet The Androgynous Filmmaker From Pune
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Meet The Androgynous Filmmaker From Pune

Manoj Sunanda, a 29-year old LGBTQ rights activist and short film maker from Pune is…

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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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Karnataka To Provide Free Education for Transgenders
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Karnataka To Provide Free Education for Transgenders

The Karnataka State Higher Education Council, which includes top academicians, vice chancellors, has proposed to…

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Myths and Facts about Sexual Orientation
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Myths and Facts about Sexual Orientation

Does being “different” sound like a positive or a negative experience to you? For LGBTQIA…

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Why The Pulse Attack Isn’t Another Act of Terrorism
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Why The Pulse Attack Isn’t Another Act of Terrorism

Late on Sunday night, Omar Mateen entered Pulse, a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, killing…

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Reports: Orlando Gunman Was a Regular at Pulse Nightclub, Ex-Wife Says He Was Closeted
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Reports: Orlando Gunman Was a Regular at Pulse Nightclub, Ex-Wife Says He Was Closeted

In what is being believed to be the deadliest mass shooting in the USA and…

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Depression and Sexual Orientation
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Depression and Sexual Orientation

Depression stalks LGBT youth in India. LGBT suicides are one of the leading causes of…

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How a small town boy became Mr Gay World India
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How a small town boy became Mr Gay World India

“…and the dreams that you dare to dream, really do come true.” Anwesh Sahoo, native…

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Genderfluid, Pansexual and Indian
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Genderfluid, Pansexual and Indian

Presenting 23 year old Lavanya Narayan, journalist at one of India's leading business newspapers in…

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