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JOBURG PRIDE: WHAT’S AT STAKE: It may come as no surprise that this year’s upcoming Joburg Pride celebrations are again the subject of controversy among members of the city’s gay community.
UGANDAN GAYS TARGETED: Amnesty International has condemned what it calls, “the ongoing targeting and intimidation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Uganda.”
MUSLIMS SLATE FREDDIE MERCURY PARTY: Conservative Muslims in Zanzibar have demanded that a party planned to celebrate the late Zanzibar-born Freddie Mercury's birthday be banned.
JEFF STRYKES BACK: Jeff Stryker, the legendary adult film star, is starring in a one man play in Hollywood. Jimmy Palmieri took in the show and briefly caught up with the man and his ample assets.
FOOTBALL CLUB FIGHTS HOMOPHOBIA: A high-profile British Premiership football club, Manchester City, has become the first football club to officially be recognised as "gay friendly”.
CHANGE FOR GAY BLOOD DONORS: While the deferral period for gay men wishing to donate blood has been reduced, some organizations say that this is not enough.
CELEBRITY GOSSIP: The Jake Gyllenhaal, Matthew McConaughey and Lance Armstrong threesome, Becks and Posh’s impostors, Robbie supports George Michael, Tom Cruise fired, and Boy George ends his street cleaning career.
CABINET APPROVES SAME-SEX MARRIAGE BILL: The South African Cabinet has approved the bill that will legalise same-sex marriage.
BANK HELPS TRANSGENDERED WOMAN: Gender DynamiX, a transgender rights organisation, has applauded FNB for assisting a transgendered woman.
INTIMACY FREAK OUT: PART 2: Brian Rzepczynski takes another look at intimacy struggles that are relatively common in gay relationships. He addresses some of the intimacy fears that could block your potential for true connection with a partner.