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Brazil | Outrage as judge rules that ‘gay cure’ conversion therapy is allowed: LGBTQ activists in Brazil are in shock after
Last Conversations event funds Cape Town transgender group:
Andrew Howard
After contributing almost R130,000 towards the community over the years,
This year’s Emmys were pretty damn gay:
Lena Waithe
Sunday’s 69th Emmy television awards saw big wins for several LGBTQ actors, creators,
Tragic mystery as LGBTI student police shooting protests turn violent: There are reports that American LGBTI student and activist Scout
Pretoria Anglicans add to debate on recognising same-sex unions:
Bishop Alan Kannemeyer
Members of the Diocese of Pretoria have controversially
Overcoming hate in the wake of the Nonki Smous horror murder:
Pic: Vicci Tallis
Following the hate murder of Nonki Smous earlier this year, an organisation
Serbia | A first as lesbian prime minister attends Belgrade Pride:
Ana Brnabic (Pic: Belgrade Pride Parade)
Serbia’s lesbian Prime Minister
Tanzania | 20 arrested for homosexuality in Zanzibar: Twenty individuals have been arrested simply for “suspicion” of homosexuality
Facebook South Africa meets with LGBTQ community:
Facebook’s Johannesburg offices
Issues of online safety were at the centre of a unique discussion
Hollywood | LGBTQ people “practically invisible” at the box office:
Hazlo Como Hombre
Only two of the 25 major Hollywood studio
No league yet, but ANC agrees to launch LGBTI desk in Johannesburg: Discussions between a collective of LGBTI members of the ANC and the party’s
Australia | Church cancels straight couple’s wedding because bride supports same-sex marriage: An Australian bride is in
The French Orlando? | Minister says Paris gay club attacks thwarted: The French government has revealed that the authorities successfully
UN LGBTI watchdog who SA tried to block and then supported resigns:
(Pic: UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré)
In a shock announcement, Vitit Muntarbhorn,
Seychelles LGBTI group seeks acceptance by society:
Pic: Sey / Facebook
A local group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI Sey)
LGBT star Toya Delazy becomes the fourth Powerpuff Girl: South African LGBT music artist Toya Delazy has been named the African voice of a new Powerpuff
Thandiswa Mazwai praises Inxeba (The Wound), defends gay African stories: Singer and musician Thandiswa Mazwai has made clear her views on
US same-sex marriage champion Edith Windsor dies:
Edith Windsor (Pic: Rex Block)
Lesbian activist Edith Windsor, who became an icon for marriage equality
It’s Rainbow Day – A year since gay hate preacher was barred from South Africa:
Pastor Steven Anderson
It’s been exactly
Will the ANC back the formation of an LGBTI League?: A group of LGBTI ANC supporters will march to Luthuli House on Friday to call on the ruling party