HEADLINES

H&M to release LGBTQ pride collection to “celebrate diversity”: Following its racism scandal in January, global retailer
Rowan Smith | Proudly gay former Anglican Dean of Cape Town dies: Tributes are pouring in for Rowan Smith, the groundbreaking and iconic gay
UN rights chief | Myth that LGBTI equality is “Western agenda”:
Andrew Gilmour (UN)
Ahead of Africa Day, the UN Assistant Secretary-General
Transgender rights | Vital case heads to Equality Court: The Equality Court in Cape Town will soon hear a groundbreaking case on the rights of transgender
New South African gay film ‘Kanarie’ is making waves (Watch): In the wake of Inxeba, South African queer filmmaking is on a high
Polyamorous relationships and the law in South Africa: We’ve all heard the saying “two’s a company, three’s a crowd.” And, while most people
Hollywood | Alarming drop in LGBTQ film characters:
Call Me By Your Name was not included
Media lobby group GLAAD says that only 14 (12.8%) of the 109 releases
US | Major court victory for transgender students:
Gavin Grimm (Facebook)
Gavin Grimm, who’s become a symbol of transgender activism in the
Kenya | Former prime minister calls for unbanning of lesbian film:
Pic: Gina Din / Twitter
Kenya’s former prime minister and current opposition
Feather Awards Dialogues head to Tembisa in Gauteng: The next Feather Awards National LGBTI Dialogue will take place in Tembisa, on Gauteng’s
Conversion therapy survivor speaks out in powerful video: A young American woman has recounted the experience of being abused in an effort to force
Gay Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina to marry in SA: Acclaimed Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina, who made waves when he came out as gay in 2014, has
That little blue pill – A PrEP FAQ: Have you heard about PrEP, the amazing new daily pill that prevents HIV? So, is it for you? Here are some commonly asked
Khumbulani Pride protest over police handling of lesbian murder:
Pic: Vincent Lali
About 150 people marched to the Delft police station, Cape
Royal wedding bishop’s church punished over LGBT equality: Bishop Michael Curry, who gave a historic sermon at Saturday’s royal
Health | Penis Size – The Truth: Gay, bi or straight, guys the world over are often (and probably always have been) obsessed about the size of their manhood.
Knysna ready for Mr Gay World / Pink Loerie mega-event: The Garden Route town of Knysna is rolling out the pink carpet for local and international
Pope Francis tells man that God made him gay:
Pic: Jeffrey Bruno
It’s been revealed that Pope Francis has told a gay man that God made him gay and
So Star Wars’ Lando Calrissian is sexually fluid. But do we see it?: Another big screen character, this time Star Wars’ Lando
Africa’s 1st major global LGBTIQ+ conference is happening!: Save the date! Details of a new groundbreaking international LGBTIQ+ conference