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13 things you should know about being LGBTQ or a man who loves men: LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer/questioning) people and men who have sex with men often face stigma and discrimination in everyday life.
Outrage as international lawmakers vote to ban LGBT debates: It’s been reported that Uganda has joined a gang of anti-LGBT nations in banning any discussions on LGBT rights at the International Parliamentary Union (IPU).
Honouring queer African lives: Chike Frankie Edozien: Nigerian journalist Chike Frankie Edozien has written a remarkable new book about African queer lives. He talks to MambaOnline about LGBTQ+ visibility and hope.
Oscar Bougardt calls gays “f*gs” as Steven Anderson invited to visit SA: An anti-LGBTQ political party in KZN invites banned American pastor Steven Anderson to visit South Africa while local hate preacher Oscar Bougardt insults gay people again.
What does the Saldanha Bay Diocese’s same-sex union decision mean?: The Anglican Diocese of Saldanha Bay has taken the historic step of agreeing to bless same-sex couples, but what does it mean in practice?
Gay penguin couple become star attraction (Watch): Loving gay penguin couple Sphen and Magic are drawing aquarium crowds, especially after being given an egg of their own to hatch.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian hang with Uganda’s anti-gay president: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are under fire for meeting with homophobic Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, who's overseen the persecution of LGBTQ people.
Australia to block schools from expelling gay students: Following an outcry, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he will put a stop to religious schools expelling students because of their sexuality.
Newly crowned Mr Gay Namibia aims to improve visibility of LGBTQ people: After a six year break, Mr Gay Namibia has once again crowned a winner; 21-year-old Rivelino Reinecke, an activist and law student.

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13 things you should know about being LGBTQ or a man who loves men: LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer/questioning) people
Honouring queer African lives: Chike Frankie Edozien:
Chike Frankie Edozien (Pic: David Campbell Morrison)
Nigerian journalist and academic, Professor
‘Awesome 50’ list celebrates inspirational LGBTIQ Africans:
Sylvester Chauke, Somizi Mhlongo, Steve Letsike & Ricki Kgositau
Opinion | Do we ever really stop coming out?: I don’t remember a day when I was not gay, or at least where I was straight. The sad thing about this is that
Pretoria Pride 2018 – Gallery 2: Saturday’s Pretoria Pride saw thousands gathering at the Centurion Rugby Club after the annual parade to celebrate
Pretoria Pride 2018 – Gallery 1: Pretoria Pride brought thousands to Centurion in a colourful and festive expression of freedom and LGBTQ identity.
“I’m free!” The Voice’s Craig Lucas talks to us about coming out:
Craig Lucas. (Pic: Daniel Craig Johnson
Top myths about anal sex (and how to do it): Unfortunately anal sex remains taboo among gay and bi men and other members of the population: it is frequently
Soweto Pride March 2018 In Pictures: Saturday’s 13th annual Soweto Pride march saw dozens taking to the streets of Protea Glen to reclaim public spaces

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Newly crowned Mr Gay Namibia aims to improve visibility of LGBTQ people:
Mr Gay Namibia 2018, Rivelino Reinecke (centre) with 2nd runner-up,
Joburg, Therapy 22 is here to save your clubbing soul!: Therapy Clubbing in association with Red Bull Studio and MambaOnline.com – South
PrideTV Highlight: I Want To Get Married: We’re used to conflicting themes being central to many of the movies showcased on PrideTV, but few are framed
SA rapper Riky Rick slams anti-gay troll:
Riky Rick / Twitter
South African rapper Riky Rick has hit back at a homophobic Twitter troll who asked if he was
PrideTV Highlight: The Stranger In Us: The Stranger In Us, now on PrideTV, explores that other person in us who comes out during times of stress, hardship,
“I’m free!” The Voice’s Craig Lucas talks to us about coming out:
Craig Lucas. (Pic: Daniel Craig Johnson

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13 things you should know about being LGBTQ or a man who loves men LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer/questioning) people
Outrage as international lawmakers vote to ban LGBT debates It’s been reported that Uganda has joined a gang of anti-LGBT nations in banning
Honouring queer African lives: Chike Frankie Edozien
Chike Frankie Edozien (Pic: David Campbell Morrison)
Nigerian journalist and academic, Professor
Oscar Bougardt calls gays “f*gs” as Steven Anderson invited to visit SA
Pastors Bougard & Anderson
An anti-LGBTQ political
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Saturday’s Pretoria Pride saw thousands gathering at the Centurion
Pretoria Pride brought thousands to Centurion in a colourful
Saturday's 13th annual Soweto Pride march saw dozens taking
Members of Gauteng's LGBT+ community and allies came out
Wits University recently celebrated its 10th annual LGBTQ+ Wits
Calling all lovers of the male form; meet two

WHAT'S ON

Joburg, Therapy 22 is here to save your clubbing soul! Therapy Clubbing in association with Red Bull Studio and MambaOnline.com - SA’s leading queer news and lifestyle platform - proudly present Therapy 22, on Friday 9 November 2018.
PrideTV Highlight: I Want To Get Married With an impending ban on same-sex marriage, Paul is desperate to tie the knot. The only problem? He doesn't have a fiancé and has just six days to find one. Watch now on PrideTV.
PrideTV Highlight: The Stranger In Us The Stranger In Us, now on PrideTV, explores that other person in us who comes out during times of stress, hardship, turmoil and so on.
PrideTV Highlight: Bandaged Bandaged is one interesting movie from PrideTV. Not only does it have an especially intriguing movie poster, the “horror meets forbidden love” plot is totally unique.
PrideTV Highlight: Out in the Silence Out in the Silence tackles homophobia in rural towns head-on, and it's available to watch free on PrideTV's ‘Freemium’ portal.
GaySA Radio celebrating 3rd birthday in aid of charity This October will be three years since GaySA Radio was officially launched. To celebrate, they will be hosting a 3-year-old themed party at Pretoria Pride, with the proceeds benefiting the Cotlands children's charity.