Amir Yassai, Queerty Editor

Amir Yassai is an LGBTQ activist and regularly hosts panels at the LGBT panel battling transphobia, femme bashing, body shaming, and racism in the queer community. Interviewing a diverse group of people from Carson Kressley to Johnny Sibilly to Eureka O’Hara and Ongina from RuPaul’s Drag Race. As an actively visible Queer Muslim Amir hopes to change the way religion and sexual orientation are mutually exclusive. Amir is a self proclaimed “human unicorn.” Three words to explain Amir are Queer, Colorful, and Compassionate. Pronouns are he/him/his/they