Bake Off’s Peter Sawkins sends love to LGBTQ+ community after ‘coming out’ confusionAs a trans man, I had to flee Saudi Arabia to live as my authentic self’There is still blatant homophobia’: LGBT people in Qatar say they’re ‘ruled by fear’I’m a 12-year-old drag queen – but I started when I was 8Homophobia at work is still something some workers are living with daily.Arian, a 34-year-old Filipino immigrant who is non-binary, at first didn’t understand the slurs, such as ‘bender’, being thrown at them – as English is not their first language, so it was unfamiliar territory.

They say: ‘One of the main ways I’ve experienced discrimination where I work is mostly through looks because of how I present myself.