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Past articles by James:

Everything you need to know about the Tories’ ruthless new migration bill

If you thought the Conservatives couldn’t get any more evil, you were wrong → Read More

Nicola Sturgeon’s resignation is a sad day for British politics

As the First Minister of Scotland steps down, we look back at her legacy → Read More


Celebrating 10 infamous issues of cult fashion mag Buffalo Zine

Fashion's biggest trolls – Buffalo founders David Uzquiza and Adrian Gonzalez-Cohen – get grilled by JW Anderson, Martine Rose and more. → Read More

In defence of the Grinch

Heartless gremlin, or victim of racist bullying? We investigate the origins of the much-maligned festive icon → Read More

Club Q shooting: it’s no surprise that gay bars are under attack

The shooting in Colorado Springs is the latest in a long line – until pundits and politicians stop demonising LGBT+ people, it won't be the last → Read More

Would the death of Twitter make the world a better place?

As rumours circulate that the platform is on its last legs, we assess whether this is cause for mourning – or cracking open the bubbly → Read More

How the cost-of-living crisis is reshaping the music industry

Dance music continues to soar in popularity, but more and more musicians are finding it harder than ever to make a living → Read More

The problem with Boy George

As the singer returns to the limelight, the man he was prosecuted for assaulting has spoken out against him – raising questions about who deserves forgiveness → Read More

White saviour activism won’t help LGBTQ+ Qataris

Protests against Qatar’s poor record on LGBTQ+ rights are amping up in the run-up to the World Cup – but it’s vital western activists approach the issue with sensitivity → Read More

Please, for the love of god, stop accusing people of queerbaiting

From a reasonable term to describe dishonest marketing campaigns, the term now being used to harangue people into coming out → Read More

An open letter to Elon Musk from a concerned, verified Twitter user

I’d sooner give up my own life than my blue tick on Twitter – but don’t you DARE expect me to pay for it, writes James Greig → Read More

Everything you need to know about new Prime Minister Rishi Sunak

From anti-migrant policies to transphobic dog whistles, our new unelected Prime Minister is nothing to get excited about → Read More

Matt Lambert’s new film celebrates the joy and awkwardness of gay sex

Matt Lambert’s Klappe takes us inside Berlin’s cruising scene – we talk to him, as well as the cast, about public sex, on-screen intimacy and how technology is changing the face of adult cinema → Read More

In defence of Just Stop Oil

Even if we disagree with their tactics, these protesters deserve our solidarity → Read More

Apparently these are the coolest neighbourhoods in the UK

Bleak little country The problem with defining a “cool” neighbourhood is that coolness is subjective: it means different and often contradictory things depending on who you ask. For what it’s worth, my definition would hinge on a high concentration of good-looking and well-dressed people; bars and clubs that are open late and play good music, and some kind of creative scene or cultural vitality.… → Read More

The future of cannabis reform in the UK looks bleak

Countries around the world are adopting a more progressive stance on weed, but Home Secretary Suella Braverman is now suggesting that the drug should be reclassified as a Class A → Read More

It’s official: Gen Z is extremely gay

According to new research, Gen Z is queerer than any other generation → Read More

The most embarrassing moments from Liz Truss’s conference speech

The prime minister’s flop era continues! → Read More

Hate crimes have increased in the UK – again

New statistics show that life for minority groups in Britain is becoming more and more hostile → Read More

Generation homeless: The psychological toll of the rental crisis

The impact of the rental crisis is having devastating effects on both our physical and mental health → Read More