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Opinion: Let’s not be “sies”- gender: As a teenager, I often presented as a girl, because I had a baby face and the art school I attended allowed me to
How we’ve grown. Ellen celebrates 20 years since coming out on TV: The powerful impact of Ellen DeGeneres’ coming out on American
Standard Bank features gay couple in Freedom Day campaign:
Botha Swarts & Sean Pettit
Standard Bank has received praise but also condemnation
Guyana to decide on legalising homosexuality in referendum:
President David Granger
The people of Guyana are set to decide in a referendum whether
Heartbreaking! Husband of slain French policeman gives emotional eulogy: The husband of Xavier Jugelé who was killed in an attack in Paris last
Conservative Christians in froth over Google’s gay dads ad: While we found it adorable, conservative Christians are outraged that an advert
World’s top pole vaulter comes out as proudly gay sport star: Canadian world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber has come out as a proudly gay man, further opening the closet door for LGBT athletes around the world.
LGBTIQ individual raped, stabbed and dumped in the Western Cape: Another member of the LGBTIQ community has been brutalised and murdered in an apparent hate crime in the Western Cape.
Zimbabwe human rights commissioner praises Mugabe’s homophobia:
Pic: Kremlin.ru
A commissioner of the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission
Polar bear dies of “broken heart” after same-sex partner moved:
Szenja (Pic: PETA)
A polar bear at SeaWorld in San Diego has died
Jozi Cats head to Spain for historic gay rugby tour: Thanks to Exclusive Books signing on as lead sponsor for the Jozi Cats, Africa’s first gay and
Homophobic, sexist preacher Angus Buchan leads South Africa in prayer: It has taken a homophobic preacher, Angus Buchan, to lead one of the largest
UK Gov: Chechnya’s leader wants LGBT people “eliminated” by Ramadan:
Ramzan Kadyrov, Head of the Chechen Republic
SA’s Xander Steyn on bullying, coming out and Mr Gay World: AleXander Steyn, Mr Gay World Southern Africa 2016, is about to jet off to Spain to
“Gay baboon terrorises villagers”: Satire or dangerous homophobia?: A South African “fake news” site is repeatedly using
Africa’s biggest travel exhibition highlights LGBT tourism:
LGBT travel is worth US$211 billion
This week’s 2017 World Travel Market
RuPaul and Sarah Paulson are among Time’s 100 most influential people: Drag superstar RuPaul, actress Sarah Paulson and transgender
Iran: 30 men face execution after being arrested, beaten and outed for being gay:
Mahmoud Asgari and Ayaz Marhoni just before they were
Luke Evans speaks about being an openly gay Hollywood star:
Pic: Gage Skidmore
Hunky Beauty and the Beast star Luke Evans says that he doesn’t
Exxon, BP and Shell must stand against gay persecution in Chechnya: Activists are calling for oil multinationals British Petroleum, Exxon