Mambagirl News

IPU 138th Session – a step backwards for LGBTI rights?: Openly gay MP Manny de Freitas recently participated in a gathering of parliamentarians
Missing gay man Ruan Uys is reported safe:
Ruan Uys
The mother of missing Gauteng man Ruan Uys has confirmed that he has reached out to her and is safe. Ruan
Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio heads to South Africa:
Pic by Denise Malone
After sold out performances in the USA, Australia, the UK and Ireland, Bianca
Anger as LGBTQ rights ignored by Commonwealth leaders: Protesters have condemned Commonwealth leaders for refusing to discuss the persecution
Study links religious faith to suicide among LGBQ youth: A distressing study has shown that LGBQ youth who have strong religious beliefs may be more
LGBT voices from Middle East and North Africa speak out: LGBT activists from Arabic-speaking countries in the Middle East and North Africa are defying
Swaziland | Parents demand removal of LGBTI teacher: A teacher who has been described as “lesbian” has become the subject of parents’
Historic! Theresa May regrets Commonwealth anti-gay laws: In a landmark speech, Prime Minister Theresa May has admitted that Britain was wrong for
China | Popular social media site reverses gay ban: Weibo, one of China’s largest social media sites, has reversed the controversial decision
Editorial | Take responsibility for your homophobia, Israel Folau: Aussie rugby star Israel Folau
Homophobia behind Black Panther actor’s gay adult film scandal:
Pic: Facebook
Zambian actor Patrick Shumba Mutukwa, who appeared in
LGBTQ Trinidadians under fire after court victory: LGBTQ people in Trinidad and Tobago are facing a backlash after the country’s High Court ruled
One year later, no justice for victims of Chechnya’s gay purge:
Pic: Russian LGBT Network
Activists say that a year after reports emerged
Opinion | Keep the rainbows, give us representation: Internationally, brands like Banana Republic and Tiffany & Co have successfully featured
LGBTQ activist sets himself on fire in deadly protest: David Buckel, a prominent American LGBTQ and environmental attorney and activist, has died
Britney Spears honoured for her LGBTQ support (Watch): Ricky Martin has presented pop icon Britney Spears with GLAAD’s Vanguard Award at the
Caster Semenya scores 2nd gold, Tom Daley calls for LGBTQ equality:
Pic: Commonwealth Games
South Africa’s Caster Semenya wins a triumphant
Hundreds sign petition to deny bail to man accused of murdering lesbian:
Pic: Barbara Maregele
Over 800 people, mostly from the Lwandle community
A blow to inequality! Trinidad & Tobago’s gay ban ruled unconstitutional: In a huge victory for Trinidad and Tobago’s
GaySA Radio is looking for transgender stories: GaySA Radio has announced that it is launching a series that will highlight the transgender community.