"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

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

The A-Z of condoms

I bet you think there’s a limited amount of information about condoms, don’t you? Well you’re wrong.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

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