British Diver Tom Daley Comes Out as Bisexual
in a 5-minute video posted to his YouTube account today in which he says that some of the past statements he has made denying he is gay bothered him, so he wanted to speak out and feels it’s time:
"Come spring this year my life changed massively when I met someone and they made me feel so happy, so safe, and everything just feels great - and well that someone is a guy. And it did take me by surprise a little bit. It was always in the back of my head that something like that could happen but it wasnt until the spring of this year that it clicked, felt right. Like I said, my whole world just changed, right there and then. And of course I still fancy girls but right now I’m dating a guy, and I just feel safe, and it really does just feel right. Is it a big deal? I don’t think so."
You can watch the video above.
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College Final Major Project
These are posters I created for my final major project at the end of my 2-year Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Graphic Design.
I decided to create an information pack for schools and colleges providing resources for them to share with students about LGBT+ issues.
Created in Illustrator.
You are welcome to print these for your own personal use or to put up in LGBT+ safe spaces/societies/clubs/etc.
"Inside Out" is a fictional campaign.
Happy LGBT History Month! Throughout October, activists and advocates nationwide will honor the contributions of LGBT people to the movement and to society. After all, it’s hard to know where we’re going without knowing where we came from. Learn the basics at the LGBT History Month homepage, and check back throughout the month for more facts about LGBT history!
These are the companions to the sexuality cards I created a few weeks ago: GENDER BUSINESS CARDS.
The opposite side to these cards are pronoun based, like the final image. I have pronoun sets of:
- Ey/EmThese pronoun set will be uploaded in a separate post since tumblr only allows for 10 images per photoset.To get the whole “business card experience,” print your two selected cards double-sided. Cut them out, and bam. You’re in business. (I’m so sorry for the pun. It was necessary.)
Thank you to everyone in the trans*, genderqueer, and beyond communities for teaching me and helping me on my journey! Your help was greatly appreciated, and these would have never been possible without the people who contacted me and gave me advice and guidance. You guys rock!
Mary Lambert, 24, who produces the spine-tingling female vocals in “Same Love” the song by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis that went platinum and won the “Best Video with a Social Message,
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Tyler, the Creator tells Rolling Stone he knew Frank Ocean was gay because “he likes Pop Tarts without frosting on them.”