HEADLINES

IPU 138th Session – a step backwards for LGBTI rights?: Openly gay MP Manny de Freitas recently participated in a gathering of parliamentarians
Missing gay man Ruan Uys is reported safe:
Ruan Uys
The mother of missing Gauteng man Ruan Uys has confirmed that he has reached out to her and is safe. Ruan
Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio heads to South Africa:
Pic by Denise Malone
After sold out performances in the USA, Australia, the UK and Ireland, Bianca
Anger as LGBTQ rights ignored by Commonwealth leaders: Protesters have condemned Commonwealth leaders for refusing to discuss the persecution
Study links religious faith to suicide among LGBQ youth: A distressing study has shown that LGBQ youth who have strong religious beliefs may be more
LGBT voices from Middle East and North Africa speak out: LGBT activists from Arabic-speaking countries in the Middle East and North Africa are defying
Swaziland | Parents demand removal of LGBTI teacher: A teacher who has been described as “lesbian” has become the subject of parents’
Historic! Theresa May regrets Commonwealth anti-gay laws: In a landmark speech, Prime Minister Theresa May has admitted that Britain was wrong for
China | Popular social media site reverses gay ban: Weibo, one of China’s largest social media sites, has reversed the controversial decision

FEATURES

LGBT voices from Middle East and North Africa speak out: LGBT activists from Arabic-speaking countries in the Middle East and North Africa are defying
Editorial | Take responsibility for your homophobia, Israel Folau: Aussie rugby star Israel Folau
Opinion | Keep the rainbows, give us representation: Internationally, brands like Banana Republic and Tiffany & Co have successfully featured
Here are the Men of Mr Gay World 2018 (Pics): The 19 out and proud delegates who will compete for the Mr Gay World 2018 crown in South Africa have been revealed.
Opinion: Inxeba is a reality check we all need: I have been gay for as long as memory serves me. I vividly remember spending my formative years vacillating
Hope and defiance – Swaziland aims to hold its first LGBT Pride: Amid plans to hold the first-ever Swaziland Pride, Mambaonline spoke
Opinion | From Homonationalism to Homopopulism – Why are gays voting right?:
Paris Pride (Photogolfer / Shutterstock.com)
Shifting
Painting masculinity pink with Xodus (pics): South African photography and design brand Xodus has released a provocative new collection and photoshoot
Opinion: Omar Sharif Jr on Egypt’s brutal LGBTQ crackdown:
Pic: Oslo Freedom Forum
Omar Sharif Jr, the grandson of film star Omar Sharif,

Entertainment

Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio heads to South Africa:
Pic by Denise Malone
After sold out performances in the USA, Australia, the UK and Ireland, Bianca
PrideTV Highlight: Solo: The intriguing Solo (2013) centres on the instant connection shared by sensitive furniture designer Manuel (Patricio Ramos) and Julio
Jozi Theatre | Avenue Q comes to South Africa: This is a very different kind of puppet show! The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Avenue Q finally
Homophobia behind Black Panther actor’s gay adult film scandal:
Pic: Facebook
Zambian actor Patrick Shumba Mutukwa, who appeared in
Britney Spears honoured for her LGBTQ support (Watch): Ricky Martin has presented pop icon Britney Spears with GLAAD’s Vanguard Award at the
PrideTV Highlight: The Wise Kids: The Wise Kids is a drama film about a group of young members of a South Carolina Baptist church as they confront issues of homosexuality

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CT Theatre: Rokkie Rokkie, an LGBT themed Afrikaans production, is on at the Artscape Thetare in Cape Town, as part of the Suidoosterfees cultural and heritage
IPU 138th Session – a step backwards for LGBTI rights? Openly gay MP Manny de Freitas recently participated in a gathering of parliamentarians
Missing gay man Ruan Uys is reported safe
Ruan Uys
The mother of missing Gauteng man Ruan Uys has confirmed that he has reached out to her and is safe. Ruan
Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio heads to South Africa
Pic by Denise Malone
After sold out performances in the USA, Australia, the UK and Ireland, Bianca
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GALLERIES

South African photography and design brand Xodus has released
Elska Magazine, a bi-monthly gay photography and culture publication,
Thousands turned out for the 2018 Cape Town Pride
Therapy, B2K and Simply Blue recently joined forces to
These are not your granddad’s undies! Model Hernán Hernandez
This year, MCQP – Africa’s biggest costume party –

WHAT'S ON

CT Theatre: Rokkie Rokkie, an LGBT themed Afrikaans production, is on at the Artscape Thetare in Cape Town, as part of the Suidoosterfees cultural and…
Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio heads to South Africa Pic by Denise Malone After sold out performances in the USA, Australia, the UK and Ireland, Bianca Del Rio, the self described ‘clown…
PrideTV Highlight: Solo The intriguing Solo (2013) centres on the instant connection shared by sensitive furniture designer Manuel (Patricio Ramos) and…
Jozi | Blvck Queer ‘Vibrate Higher’ social festival Blvck Queer is hosting a two-day festival in June called ‘Vibrate Higher’ – A space for growth, inspiration and…
Jozi Theatre | Avenue Q comes to South Africa This is a very different kind of puppet show! The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Avenue Q finally takes to the South African…
PrideTV Highlight: The Wise Kids The Wise Kids is a drama film about a group of young members of a South Carolina Baptist church as they confront issues of homosexuality…