A backlash against LGBTQ people is being ignited during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“It will be 4 in the morning and one of the nurses is just sat with her patient, stroking their hair or holding their hand."
“There is a real dark side in terms of perpetrators, and we need to think about how those exploiting are changing their behaviour to take advantage of the current situation.”
“They’re trapped in the house, cooped up, and haven’t got anyone to let their frustrations out on."
"This is about all trans people retaining their autonomy and their right to start a family," Freddy McConnell said after the Court of Appeal rejected his claim.
Shahin Shahablou came to Britain to be himself. His talent and sensitivity earned him accolades, and finally he found the man he wanted to be with. But he was struck down by the coronavirus.
“It’s just horrible," a trans woman from Hungary told BuzzFeed News. "I don’t want to lose good people because of this.”
"It's been pretty distressing, and I expect there's many more people trying to get through to their clinics worried about what to do."
"No LGBT person should feel that they're alone." As lockdowns kick in, queer groups, celebrities, and charities have stepped up to offer a virtual community like never before.
A major investigation by BuzzFeed News and Channel 4’s Dispatches, has revealed the hidden epidemic of sexual violence, overdose, and death caused by G.
When RuPaul's Drag Race launched in Britain, BuzzFeed News went to meet him. Sh*t got real.
“I was looking for some kind of acknowledgement of my existence.” Six men tell BuzzFeed News what leads them to seek sex in public toilets and how the police have cracked down on "cottaging".
Exclusive: Websites selling GBL are offering “cash on delivery” payment options, untraceable transactions, and the destruction of shipping details after purchase.
"I'm widening the bandwidth of how to be a woman." Alex Drummond talks to BuzzFeed News about why she kept her beard after transitioning – and how others react.
Two black men were found dead from meth overdoses in the LA home of Democratic donor Ed Buck. In a new, three-part series, young queer men of color tell BuzzFeed News how rich white men are weaponizing the drug in a culture of exploitation and abuse.
Along with drinks being spiked with GHB and GBL, predators are now mixing them into lubricant, a probation official has told BuzzFeed News, as victims speak out.
Exclusive: Tyler Luke Cunningham, star of the BBC's Boy Meets Girl sitcom, told BuzzFeed News how his transition and his fight to keep his sister alive became entwined.
"The pattern of publishing transphobic content has interfered with our work and cemented our reputation as a publication hostile to trans rights and trans employees."
“My life could have been 100% different if one person would have told me the truth,” Irene Kuzemko told BuzzFeed News.