Race and ethnicity
If racial identity can be fluid, who changes their race?
by Alexander Agadjanian
Stigma and taboo
It’s a fraught choice: come out, or conceal yourself?
by Joel Le Forestier
Stories and literature
How to nurture a personal library
An escape, a sanctuary, a place of pleasure, a memoir. Take these steps to ensure your library is just what you want it to be
by Freya Howarth
Each love story is its own small universe. This is Essence and Jihaari’s
How a feeling that you belong could protect your mental health
by Janine M Dutcher & Amber Quinn
What does it take for someone to become a ‘different person’?
by John Schwenkler
Hawaii, reflected in intricate and dignified slow photography
Sex and sexuality
Human bodies change through life. So does our sexuality
by Jana Byars
Affirming transgender people’s identities is more than politeness
by David Matthew Doyle
Laughter and comedy
An Orthodox Jew struggles to balance his two callings – religion and comedy