HEADLINES

Enough! Bermuda government’s last ditch bid to block same-sex marriage: The government of Bermuda has been slammed for trying everything it can to reverse repeated court rulings ordering it to recognise same-sex marriages.
Finally, justice for Lerato Moloi as her killer is sentenced: A forty-year-old man has been found guilty and sentenced for the horror murder and rape of lesbian woman Lerato Moloi earlier this year.
This is why coming out can reduce homophobia: Coming out and visibility can have a big impact. Researchers say that simply knowing one openly gay or lesbian person increases people's level of acceptance.
UN claims it was not behind violence against LGBTIQ refugees: As they prepare to be relocated, the LGBTIQ refugees brutally beaten in Kenya's Kakuma Refugee Camp have dismissed denials by the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, that it was not involved.
Russia’s ‘gay propaganda’ law is harming children: Human Rights Watch has warned in a comprehensive new report that Russia’s “gay propaganda” law is having a negative impact on LGBT youth.
LGBTIQ refugees left bloodied after police attack in Kenya (Graphic): A group of LGBTIQ refugees who fled homophobic persecution to the notorious Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya have been viciously attacked, allegedly by the police.
Grindr executive resigns over company head’s gay marriage comments: A senior Grindr employee has resigned and spoken out against recent comments made by the dating app's president that appeared to oppose marriage equality.
Namibia celebrates LGBTI+ Pride in Windhoek and Swakopmund (Pictures): Dozens of people have marched in the cities of Windhoek and Swakopmund to assert the rights of the LGBTI+ community in Namibia.
Botswana | New president acknowledges LGBTI people’s rights: The recently appointed President of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Masisi, has been applauded for publicly speaking out in support of LGBTI people.

FEATURES

Why Tumblr’s ban on adult content is bad for LGBTQ youth: As of December 17, Tumblr will no longer allow “adult content,” defined as that
Opinion | The not so festive season for the queers: I have this horrible memory of one December as a teen where I spent the entire festive season with
14 things you should know about Simon Nkoli: Simon Nkoli is one of South Africa’s most influential queer icons and was a fearless fighter against
8 queer friendly things to do this festive season:
Smoking Dragon
The December festive season is upon us and many are busy making preparations to head
18 Fascinating Facts about Freddie Mercury:
Freddie Mercury in 1977 (Photo credit)
Thanks to the new film Bohemian Rhapsody, the world is once again celebrating
B*tch Makoya: Humanising queer life and death:
Kagiso Maema
Another attack. Another lifeless queer body. Already marginalised in life, the LGBTQ victims
Opinion | Dealing with my ‘Dis-Moffie-Ja’: I look in the mirror and there’s a knot in my stomach because of the bit of padding that I see
The 2018 Feather Awards In Pictures: The 2018 Feather Awards was a spectacular night of fun and glamour, celebrating allies, achievers and pioneers of African
Kewpie: understanding what it meant to be queer in District Six under apartheid:
Kewpie at the Marie Antoinette Ball at the Ambassador

Entertainment

Diaan Daniels wows with his body transformation photoshoot: Out South African fashion designer Diaan Daniels is marking his 40th birthday with
PrideTV Highlight: Her Story: Directed by Sydney Freeland, this title from the PrideTV Freemium portal is about two transgender women who have given up on love;
Kevin Hart quits as Oscar host over homophobic tweets: American comedian and actor Kevin Hart has quit as the host of next year’s Oscars because
PrideTV Highlight: Practical Things: This beautifully crafted and compelling lesbian title from PrideTV’s Freemium portal is a short film, so we’ll
8 queer friendly things to do this festive season:
Smoking Dragon
The December festive season is upon us and many are busy making preparations to head
18 Fascinating Facts about Freddie Mercury:
Freddie Mercury in 1977 (Photo credit)
Thanks to the new film Bohemian Rhapsody, the world is once again celebrating

Latest

Enough! Bermuda government’s last ditch bid to block same-sex marriage The government of Bermuda has been slammed for trying everything
Finally, justice for Lerato Moloi as her killer is sentenced A 40-year-old man has been found guilty and sentenced for the horror murder and rape
This is why coming out can reduce homophobia Coming out and LGBTQ visibility can have a big impact. Researchers have confirmed that simply knowing one
UN claims it was not behind violence against LGBTIQ refugees
The LGBTIQ refugees preparing to be moved (Facebook)
As they prepare to be relocated,
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GALLERIES

Saturday, 24 November 2018 was the day Nelson Mandela
The 2018 Feather Awards was a spectacular night of
The 29th edition of Johannesburg Pride took place on
Johannesburg Pride, Africa's first-ever LGBTQ Pride, celebrated its 29th
Saturday’s Pretoria Pride saw thousands gathering at the Centurion
Pretoria Pride brought thousands to Centurion in a colourful

WHAT'S ON

PrideTV Highlight: Her Story Directed by Sydney Freeland, this title from the PrideTV Freemium portal is about two transgender women who have given up on love, a familiar theme.
The 1st LGBTI AfroGames taking place in Durban The inaugural LGBTI AfroGames are being held in Durban from the 8th to the 10th of December, and LGBTI athletes, fans and allies are invited to compete and observe.
PrideTV Highlight: Practical Things This compelling short film title from PrideTV’s Freemium portal highlights the theme of love at first sight. Watch Practical Things right now, free!
PrideTV highlight: Monster Pies With Halloween now clearly over, readers may be wondering what a title like Monster Pies is doing amongst our highlighted repertoire of PrideTV streaming movies.
Kanarie to show for 6th week on local cinema circuit Gay coming of age musical drama, Kanarie, has surpassed expectations and has been extended to a sixth week at selected local cinemas due to popular demand.
PrideTV Highlight: Running on Empty Dreams This new title from PrideTV, Africa’s only LGBTQI video-on-demand (VOD) streaming channel, deals with the somewhat unfortunate scenario of dreams that don’t - or won’t - deliver.