HEADLINES

Namibia celebrates LGBTI+ Pride in Windhoek and Swakopmund (Pictures): Hundreds of people have marched in the cities of Windhoek and Swakopmund to assert the rights of the LGBTI+ community in Namibia.
Botswana | New president acknowledges LGBTI people’s rights: The recently appointed President of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Masisi, has been applauded for publicly speaking out in support of LGBTI people.
Eswatini: Violence infringes on LGBTIQ rights: Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) held its first LGBTIQ Pride event in June. While lauded as a milestone, much remains to be done in the deeply religious and cultural Kingdom.
Why Tumblr’s ban on adult content is bad for LGBTQ youth: Tumber's new ban on adult content is a blow to LGBTQ youth and is likely driven by commercial imperatives rather than concern for its users.
This Cape Town school library now has an LGBTQ books section: In what could be a first in South Africa and Africa, the library at a leading Cape Town high school has introduced an LGBTQ books section.
Kevin Hart quits as Oscar host over homophobic tweets: American comedian and actor Kevin Hart has quit as the host of next year's Oscars because of a furore over his past homophobic tweets and jokes.
The 1st LGBTI AfroGames taking place in Durban: The inaugural LGBTI AfroGames are being held in Durban from the 8th to the 10th of December, and LGBTI athletes, fans and allies are invited to compete and observe.
ME1st campaign heads for East London: The ME1st campaign is heading to the Eastern Cape this weekend, spreading its message of self-care and support to MSM in the region.
Breaking! Civil Union Amendment Bill passed by Parliament: South Africa is a step closer towards full marriage equality after MPs voted on Thursday to approve the Civil Union Amendment Bill.

FEATURES

Why Tumblr’s ban on adult content is bad for LGBTQ youth: As of December 17, Tumblr will no longer allow “adult content,” defined as that
Opinion | The not so festive season for the queers: I have this horrible memory of one December as a teen where I spent the entire festive season with
14 things you should know about Simon Nkoli: Simon Nkoli is one of South Africa’s most influential queer icons and was a fearless fighter against
8 queer friendly things to do this festive season:
Smoking Dragon
The December festive season is upon us and many are busy making preparations to head
18 Fascinating Facts about Freddie Mercury:
Freddie Mercury in 1977 (Photo credit)
Thanks to the new film Bohemian Rhapsody, the world is once again celebrating
B*tch Makoya: Humanising queer life and death:
Kagiso Maema
Another attack. Another lifeless queer body. Already marginalised in life, the LGBTQ victims
Opinion | Dealing with my ‘Dis-Moffie-Ja’: I look in the mirror and there’s a knot in my stomach because of the bit of padding that I see
The 2018 Feather Awards In Pictures: The 2018 Feather Awards was a spectacular night of fun and glamour, celebrating allies, achievers and pioneers of African
Kewpie: understanding what it meant to be queer in District Six under apartheid:
Kewpie at the Marie Antoinette Ball at the Ambassador

Entertainment

PrideTV Highlight: Her Story: Directed by Sydney Freeland, this title from the PrideTV Freemium portal is about two transgender women who have given up on love;
Kevin Hart quits as Oscar host over homophobic tweets: American comedian and actor Kevin Hart has quit as the host of next year’s Oscars because
PrideTV Highlight: Practical Things: This beautifully crafted and compelling lesbian title from PrideTV’s Freemium portal is a short film, so we’ll
8 queer friendly things to do this festive season:
Smoking Dragon
The December festive season is upon us and many are busy making preparations to head
18 Fascinating Facts about Freddie Mercury:
Freddie Mercury in 1977 (Photo credit)
Thanks to the new film Bohemian Rhapsody, the world is once again celebrating
PrideTV highlight: Monster Pies: With Halloween now clearly over, readers may be wondering what a title like Monster Pies is doing amongst our highlighted repertoire

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Namibia celebrates LGBTI+ Pride in Windhoek and Swakopmund (Pictures) Hundreds of people have marched in the cities of Windhoek and Swakopmund
Botswana | New president acknowledges LGBTI people’s rights
President Masisi
The recently appointed President of Botswana, Mokgweetsi
Eswatini: Violence infringes on LGBTIQ rights
Pic: All Out / Mathias Wasik / mathiaswasik.com
History was made recently in Eswatini when on the 30th of
Why Tumblr’s ban on adult content is bad for LGBTQ youth As of December 17, Tumblr will no longer allow “adult content,” defined as that
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GALLERIES

Saturday, 24 November 2018 was the day Nelson Mandela
The 2018 Feather Awards was a spectacular night of
The 29th edition of Johannesburg Pride took place on
Johannesburg Pride, Africa's first-ever LGBTQ Pride, celebrated its 29th
Saturday’s Pretoria Pride saw thousands gathering at the Centurion
Pretoria Pride brought thousands to Centurion in a colourful

WHAT'S ON

PrideTV Highlight: Her Story Directed by Sydney Freeland, this title from the PrideTV Freemium portal is about two transgender women who have given up on love, a familiar theme.
The 1st LGBTI AfroGames taking place in Durban The inaugural LGBTI AfroGames are being held in Durban from the 8th to the 10th of December, and LGBTI athletes, fans and allies are invited to compete and observe.
PrideTV Highlight: Practical Things This compelling short film title from PrideTV’s Freemium portal highlights the theme of love at first sight. Watch Practical Things right now, free!
PrideTV highlight: Monster Pies With Halloween now clearly over, readers may be wondering what a title like Monster Pies is doing amongst our highlighted repertoire of PrideTV streaming movies.
Kanarie to show for 6th week on local cinema circuit Gay coming of age musical drama, Kanarie, has surpassed expectations and has been extended to a sixth week at selected local cinemas due to popular demand.
PrideTV Highlight: Running on Empty Dreams This new title from PrideTV, Africa’s only LGBTQI video-on-demand (VOD) streaming channel, deals with the somewhat unfortunate scenario of dreams that don’t - or won’t - deliver.