Sexuality

How the Fake Lesbians of t.A.T.u. Changed Queerness in Russia Forever

The ‘All the Things She Said’ generation is now grown up, sparking a cultural shift in their anti-gay nation. Does it matter that t.A.T.u. were never the real deal?

How a LGBT Artist Made a Documentary About Her Straight Parents and Their Gay Adult Bookstore

Netflix’s charming, poignant ‘Circus of Books’ tells the story of Karen and Barry Mason, who gave gay men a safe space during a homophobic era. Rachel Mason talks about honoring that store — and her mom’s own struggles with intolerance

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Historians Ask How the Show Shifted the Queer Gaze

‘Legendary Children’ is a deep exploration of the queerest show ever put on TV — and what it meant for the LGBTQ world

Why Gay Men Love Hooking Up With Straight Dudes

For some, it’s a badge of honor, but for others, it’s not at all what you’d think