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‘Gay because of absent father’ theory makes headlines: The discredited belief that not having a loving father can lead to boys becoming
Pink Loerie defies fires & bigots to return to Knysna in 2018:
Pic: Neil Coulson
The Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival is fluffing
KZN Health MEC’s wife says young gay people possessed by evil spirits:
MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo
As activists work to reduce LGBT stigma
Queen says Britain will continue to protect LGBT people: In a rare mention of LGBT equality, Queen Elizabeth II has vowed that Britain will not back
Kenya bans LGBT-affirming cartoon shows on DSTV:
Clarence (Cartoon Network)
DSTV has been ordered by Kenya’s homophobic and transphobic censors
Here’s South Africa’s first drag reality TV show: Well known Gauteng drag star Betty Bangles is getting her own reality show in which she’ll groom
Human Rights Court rules Russian ‘gay propaganda’ laws breach human rights: In a landmark ruling, the European Court of Human
Unique album features queer voices from world’s most homophobic countries: A diverse group of queer musical artists from around the world
Drama as Ugandan MPs find LGBT magazine in their pigeonholes: Uganda’s Parliament is up in arms after MPs discovered copies of a local LGBT publication
Philadelphia’s new rainbow flag divides LGBTQ community: A reworked rainbow flag that has additional brown and black stripes to include LGBTQ
LGBT leaders | Surprise as lesbian woman to become Serbia’s prime minister: Following the appointment of Ireland’s new
It’s on! Eleven take Dutch Reformed Church to court over same-sex unions: Eleven members of the Dutch Reformed Church (DRC), also known
Three gay men legally recognised as a “polyamorous family”:
Colombia’s ‘thrupple’. (Pic: Facebook)
Colombia has
KZN municipality accused of blocking motion supporting Pride Month: A gay uMhlathuze Municipality councillor alleges that his attempt to file
A world first! LGBTI-specific HIV national plan launched at Durban Aids conference:
Steve Letsike (Pic: SANAC)
In what’s believed
African Commission Tackles Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity:
Pic: African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights
The African Commission
LGBTI youth to stand proud on Youth Day with Young Heroes: On 16 June 1976, a group of young South Africans took a stand against the injustice and inequality
Kenya | Report says homosexuality and devil worship “spreading” in schools: A Kenyan government report is perpetuating
Out and proud | Here are ten South African openly LGBTQ MPs:
Out and proud LGBTQ MPs
Ten South African lawmakers have stood up for equality by
Second-class citizens | Discriminatory Civil Union Act must be changed: A petition has been launched to amend the Civil Union Act which allows