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11 Situations That Make Bisexual Women Want To Shake Their Damn Heads. The Terrible Invisibility of Being Bisexual and in Poverty. Here's What Happens When We Erase Bisexuality – And How You Can Be a Better Ally. Same/Different: How Bisexuality and Queerness Overlap and Diverge. Last year, I was asked by a friend to define ‘bisexual’ for the local community college’s LAMBDA brochure.

Same/Different: How Bisexuality and Queerness Overlap and Diverge

Though she is the organization’s president, she didn’t feel it was her place to define a sexuality with which she did not identify. Being both bi and in the business of writing, I thought it would be a wonderful chance to clear up misconceptions about bisexuality and gender inclusivity. Still, it took days for me to come up with a concise definition.

I wanted to get it right, still knowing that I would not get it right for everyone. Words carry baggage; bisexuality has the deluxe matching set. Should I tell my fiancée that I’m bisexual and had sex with her dad? The dilemma I have been in love for the last year and recently proposed.

Should I tell my fiancée that I’m bisexual and had sex with her dad?

After 10 years of bisexuality (though I had more female partners than male) I was happy, excited and in love. She introduced me to her parents three months ago and her father and I recognised each other from a local cruising site. We have been intimate on about three or four occasions. He has made contact with me and asked me to tell my fiancée about my sexuality. Why Do Bi Women Smoke So Much Weed? Last night, Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian West, and J.Lo caused flashbulbs to explode by wearing next to nothing on the Met Gala Red Carpet.

Why Do Bi Women Smoke So Much Weed?

Why is so little being worn by so many? As the fashion elite gathered at the Anna Wintour Costume Center at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday night for their equivalent of Cinderella’s ball, all eyes turned to Beyoncé. Queen B stepped out on the red carpet in front of her legions of adoring fans (well, ok, the shutter-happy paps and photogs) in an ensemble that left little to the imagination—and was absolutely stunning. Our Big Met Gala Night Out: Daily Beast Video on the Red Carpet Her sheer and multi-colored crystal Givenchy dress took the shape of a ball gown, but was completely see-through other than a strategically-placed pattern of bling. IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Came Out as Bisexual and Now Can’t Date Anyone Gay or Straight - xoJane. It took me five years to have sex with a man sober.

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Came Out as Bisexual and Now Can’t Date Anyone Gay or Straight - xoJane

Alan Cumming Is Bisexual — And You Might Be Too. Actor Alan Cumming leads a life of seeming contradictions.

Alan Cumming Is Bisexual — And You Might Be Too

For the past eight months, he’s been playing the buttoned-down, wound-up political operative Eli Gold on TV’s The Good Wife by day, then rouge-ing his nipples and pulling his stockings down to play the lascivious Emcee of Cabaret on Broadway at night. The actor is distinctive no matter how you see him in a role. The same goes for his love life. After an eight-year marriage to actress Hilary Lyon and a two-year relationship with actress Saffron Burrows, Cumming married his husband, graphic artist Grant Shaffer, in the U.K. in 2007 and then again in New York in 2012. Bisexual Resource Center — How to Give Emotional Support to Bi Women of Color...

I'm queer no matter who I'm with. I won't define myself differently for your comfort. Melissa @ Butch Femme. MelissaBisexual Femme31 years youngPortland, Oregon.

Melissa @ Butch Femme

Jessamyn @ Butch Femme. Butch Femme Photo Project @ Butch Femme. TheBisexualityReport. Not Curious But Furious. That post is not as shit as I thought it was going to be, but it is still not good.

Not Curious But Furious

Bisexual Jamaican Denied U.K. Asylum Due to 'Dishonest Sexuality' A British immigration court has denied a bisexual Jamaican man's request for asylum, ordering him to return to his home country, where he says he will face persecution because of his sexual orientation.

Bisexual Jamaican Denied U.K. Asylum Due to 'Dishonest Sexuality'

He is scheduled for deportation from the United Kingdom to Jamaica on July 2. Orashia Edwards, 32, lost his lengthy legal battle with the United Kingdom's Home Office when he was denied asylum on the basis of his sexuality Tuesday. The court concluded that Edwards was “dishonest” about his sexuality, apparently not believing that Edwards was actually bisexual. Although the court did not release any official documentation about why it found his sexual orientation "dishonest," Edwards does have a newborn daughter in Leeds, where he has reportedly been residing for the past 14 years. Outside of the courtroom, the scene was tearful as family and friends expressed outrage at the decision. The Home Office has denied claims that its asylum decisions are prejudiced.

BISEXUAL MAKEUP TUTORIAL. Why Some Bisexual People Don't Feel Welcome in the Queer Community. Ce qu’Alan Cumming conseille aux gays et aux bis qui veulent être abstinents pour donner leur sang. En France, il suffit pour un homme d’avoir eu une seule relation avec un autre homme pour être exclu à vie du don de sang.

Ce qu’Alan Cumming conseille aux gays et aux bis qui veulent être abstinents pour donner leur sang

Aux États-Unis, l’agence des produits alimentaires et médicamenteux (FDA) appliquait jusque récemment la même règle. Mais fin décembre, elle a annoncé que les gays et les bis devront être abstinents pendant un an pour pouvoir donner leur sang. Une mesure qui demeure discriminante puisque les personnes hétérosexuelles bénéficient de règles moins strictes. Pour ceux qui voudraient demeurer abstinents afin de donner leur sang, le comédien bisexuel Alan Cumming recommande plusieurs activités pour éviter de succomber à la tentation. Si le lecteur ne s’affiche pas, cliquez sur Celibacy Challenge Via The New Civil Rights Movement. Why bisexuals stay in the closet. Faith Cheltenham's 1-year-old son Storm waves a flag honoring bisexuals… (Barbara Davidson, Los Angeles…) In the middle of the rainbowy revelers at the pride parade in West Hollywood, Jeremy Stacy was questioned: Are you really bisexual?

Why bisexuals stay in the closet

Love, rage and pride. Snippet #4: The bisexual invisibility report. This is a excerpt from my book Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution. If you like this text, please consider buying a copy. Bisexual_Invisiblity_Impacts_and_Recommendations_March_2011.pdf. Cissexism and transphobia in bisexual communities. A version of this text also appears in my book Bi: Notes for a Bisexual Revolution. If you like it, please consider buying a copy.

Note: If you came here seeking reassurance that bisexuality is binarist and/or that all bisexuals are transphobic, you will not find it here. Please see this first. A note for commentators: Please remember that I’m the same person who wrote Words, binary and biphobia, or: why “bi” is binary but “FTM” is not, and that I consider these two posts as complementary. If you could avoid using my own arguments to dispute me, that would be helpful for productive discussion. Some differences and similarities between bisexuality and pansexuality. Why I identify as bisexual and not pansexual. Awesome question.