"It's time to get angry about LGBTQ+ suicide" - LGBT HERO CEO

The CEO of LGBT HERO on his experience with suicide, and why the charity's mission is so vital. Read more

New online service to tackle suicide in the LGBTQ+ community.

“LGBTQ+ people are being left out of the conversation... It’s time for action on suicide in the LGBTQ+ community” Read more

How to beat loneliness this Christmas

Things you can do to keep yourself safe and mentally healthy. Read more

How to Survive Christmas

It's isn't a merry Christmas for everyone. Our advice for getting through the holidays. Read more

"The Gay Community is Racist"

The question is: are we really that shocked to learn that Britain’s gay scene is so racist? Read more

Meet the gay men who are not out

Sometimes we in our little gay bubble forget that not all gay men come out. In our coming out survey, about 10% of those who responded told us they were not ‘out’. Read more

Gay men and the ongoing battle with coming out

One of the greatest challenges that gay men face can be summed up in two little words: coming out. Read more

Do gay characters on TV help people come out?

“How do I come out?” It’s a question that I’ve been asked before and, interestingly, I always seem to start talking about TV storylines. Read more

Coming out

People come out at all ages and in different ways. Read more

Gay men and the battle to be happy

In our recent survey we found that 24% of gay men had tried to kill themselves while 56% said they thought about it. Read more

How to survive super gonorrhoea

BREAKING NEWS: Super gonorrhoea is on the loose. Run for your lives. Read more

Religion + gay sex = guilt?

Conservative religious groups are the powering force behind these discriminatory bills and at the forefront of arguments condemning LGBT inclusive SRE. Read more

Do you know your LGBT history?

One Oscar winner seems to have attracted the attention of many people for his winning speech. Read more

The real sex lives of gay men in open relationships

56% of men in open relationships are worried about becoming HIV-positive Read more

The swiping game - a textual kick to the balls

In an ideal world, this is what would happen: you swipe right, they swipe right, conversation sparks, you meet, instant connection and scandalous flirtation ensue, moonlight dinner dates and long, lustful stares fill your evenings... Read more

Racism and the gay scene

Over 850 Black, white, Asian, South Asian, Arab and mixed race gay men shared their thoughts on race and racism with FS. Read more

Dear white gay men...

In 2015, FS magazine asked gay and bisexual men to fill in a short survey about racism. Over 400 white gay men responded. We asked for their honest thoughts on racism on the gay scene – whether they discriminate against other races, whether they have ever experienced racism themselves, and their general thoughts about preference vs. racism. Read more

OPINION: Want to stop racism?

Stating “No Asians” on a dating app in her mind, is no different from saying “No blondes” or if her heterosexual husband said “No men” Read more

Revenge porn is a dish best served cold

Most guys I know don’t hesitate to take intimate photos or videos of themselves – either solo or with someone else. Read more

Pretty Hurts

71% of those surveyed admitted they’re not happy with their body shape. Read more

Body image and the gay media

AND OUR SURVEY SAYS... We talk to the leading LGBTQ magazine editors about body image and the gay media. Read more

7 Simple dates

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Naked selfies, anyone?

Can sending naked selfies be a problem for gay men? Read more

What advice would you give your younger gay self?

What if you could write a letter to your younger self? What advice would you give him? Read more

Sort It Out - Never had sex and terrified of HIV

When it comes to sex and relationships there is no such thing as a stupid question. Here are our answers to some of the things you asked us via the GMFA website. Read more

What makes a gay icon?

Every generation has a different set of criteria for what it means to be a gay icon but the common denominator seems to be an ability to overcome adversity. Read more

I always use condoms but could I have HIV?

When it comes to sex and relationships there is no such thing as a stupid question. Here are our answers to some of the things you asked us via the GMFA website. Read more