Being LGBT in Uzbekistan – Meet Shokhruh Salimov Who was Tortured for his Sexuality

Now in exile, Shokhruh Salimov shares his story of growing up LGBT in Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is a nightmare for queer people. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Uzbekistan and…

Teens Organise ‘Queer Prom’ to Create ‘Safe Space’ for LGBT+ Youth

Students in a northern Utah school have thrown an inclusive prom to create a “safe space” for LGBT+ young people to celebrate. Jocelyn Anglesey, a senior at DaVinci Academy of…

LGBTQ+ Kids and Their Erasure From The Education System

Restrictive guidance on LGBTQ+ teaching in schools can cause queer youth to feel isolated Discrimination towards the LGBTQ+ community is, unfortunately, not a new phenomenon within educational systems. However, while…