Listen: Is Being Black and Queer bad for your health? The Report back

In August we were pleased to work with Black Thrive to host the first in our series of Delicious Deliberations, where we gather Black LGBTQI people to break bread and share in conversations that matter, about our past, present and future. Listen to our discussions on health and wellbeing for Black LGBTQ people in Lambeth and contribute your views Continue reading Listen: Is Being Black and Queer bad for your health? The Report back

Event: Is being Black and Queer Bad for your health?

Delicious Deliberations is a challenging, enlivening and inspiring gathering where Black LGBTQ share our insights and experiences with each other and directly with those tasked with delivering services, supporting and/or representing us in order to improve policy, practice and outcomes for Black LGBTQ people. Continue reading Event: Is being Black and Queer Bad for your health?

Event: Chemsex while black – UK premiere of ‘ParTyboi: black diamonds in ice castles’ – 5th April 2018

UK Premiere of doc ‘parTyboi’ 5th Apr 2018, Central London, with Q+A with director, Micheal Rice. @BlkOutUK and @56DeanStreet working to support black queer men. Join the conversation #chemsexwhileblack Continue reading Event: Chemsex while black – UK premiere of ‘ParTyboi: black diamonds in ice castles’ – 5th April 2018

Read: Love, Hate, Violence and Us

Hate is rightly a hot topic in our communities right now; tweets from those who should know better expressing misogyny and homophobia; dating app ‘just-a-preference’ racism, fat-shaming, femme-antagonism and HIV stigmatisation; transphobic media witch-hunts; post-Brexit increases in hate crime; and the exposure of entrenched patterns of sexual harassment in the workplace. What does this tell us about about the state of gay subcultures in 2017? … Continue reading Read: Love, Hate, Violence and Us