HEADLINES

Why the Stonewall Riots still matter 50 years on: The world this month celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, seen by many as the start of the LGBTQ+ rights movement. We look at why this historic event is still relevant today.
US embassies work around Trump’s Pride Month rainbow flag ban: A number of American embassies have found ways to work around a ban by the Trump administration on flying the rainbow flag to celebrate international Pride Month.
SA journalist Lerato Mogoatlhe on challenging homophobia in new travel memoir: Lerato Mogoatlhe has written a remarkable memoir of her five years of travelling across Africa, including her experiences in confronting homophobia in Uganda.
Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots now on in Cape Town: The eagerly awaited South African production of the multiple Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots is here.
These designers are pushing the boundaries in South African fashion: South Africa certainly has no shortage of creative talent. Check out some of the designers that are always at the cutting edge of South African fashion.
Iran | We kill gay people to protect morality: The foreign minister of Iran has told journalists that his country's policy of executing gay people is justified on the basis of morality.
Botswana should inspire other African countries on LGBTQ rights: Activists have called on other African countries to follow the inspiring example of Botswana after it legalised consensual same-sex relations on Tuesday.
Major victory for African LGBTQ rights as Botswana legalises homosexuality: In a historic decision, the Botswana High Court has legalised homosexuality, making Botswana the latest African country to recognise the human rights of LGBTQ people.
Vatican: Transgender people “annihilate” nature: The Vatican has chosen international Pride month to publish a deeply transphobic statement on gender identity and sexuality.

FEATURES

Why the Stonewall Riots still matter 50 years on: The world this month celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, seen by many as the start
SA journalist Lerato Mogoatlhe on challenging homophobia in new travel memoir: While many take an interest in writing about other people’s
These designers are pushing the boundaries in South African fashion: Whether you care what you wear or whether you don’t, it takes only one look
Major victory for African LGBTQ rights as Botswana legalises homosexuality: In a historic decision, the Botswana High Court has legalised
Can we really promote South Africa as an LGBT-friendly tourist destination?: Although people of non-heterosexual persuasion and people
LGBT themed documentary is currently searching for participants: Are all gay men camp? Are all gay women butch? Are all drag queens gay, confused
Mr. Allofit | Coming for everything in the hip-hop world: Hailing from the village of Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, Mr. Allofit (Sikelela Gobodo Ndlumbini)
Watch WQMD Episode 3: Equality: The topic of ‘equality’ is the subject of the third episode of WQMD (We’re Queer My Dear) – an online
Opinion | Holding government and parties accountable on GBV and LGBTI+ issues: On a sunny day in October 2017, my mother took her last breath,

Entertainment

Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots now on in Cape Town: The eagerly awaited South African production of the multiple Tony Award-winning musical Kinky
These designers are pushing the boundaries in South African fashion: Whether you care what you wear or whether you don’t, it takes only one look
Mr. Allofit | Coming for everything in the hip-hop world: Hailing from the village of Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, Mr. Allofit (Sikelela Gobodo Ndlumbini)
Movies: Rocketman explodes onto the big screen: Rocketman, the Elton John musical biopic, is making waves around the world, even being censored in some
George Michael left nothing to his partners: It’s been reported that former long term boyfriends of George Michael, including his partner of
Elton John, Taron Egerton slam Russia Rocketman censorship: Russian censors have cut scenes of gay sexuality from the Elton John biopic, Rocketman

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Why the Stonewall Riots still matter 50 years on The world this month celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, seen by many as the start
US embassies work around Trump’s Pride Month rainbow flag ban A number of American embassies have found ways to work around a ban by the
SA journalist Lerato Mogoatlhe on challenging homophobia in new travel memoir While many take an interest in writing about other people’s
Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots now on in Cape Town The eagerly awaited South African production of the multiple Tony Award-winning musical Kinky
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GALLERIES

Mr Gay World 2019 was recently crowned in South
Male model Alberto García Cabrera celebrates the life of
Our pictorial coverage of Cape Town Pride 2019 continues
Thousands took part in the annual Cape Town Pride
Hiking in the woods can be fun, especially when
The annual MCQP mega-costume party took over the Cape

WHAT'S ON

Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots now on in Cape Town The eagerly awaited South African production of the multiple Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots is here.
Cape Town: Trolley Dollies present NON-Specific The Trolley Dollies present their new dinner-theatre show NON-Specific for their autumn and winter season at Gate69 in Cape Town.
Miss Drag South Africa 2019 finalists revealed The 10 stunning finalists who will compete for the 'drag with purpose' title of Miss Drag South Africa 2019 have been announced. 
Kewpie: Daughter of District Six exhibition now in Joburg After a successful Cape Town outing, a photographic exhibition about Kewpie -one of District Six's most fabulous queer residents - is now in Johannesburg. 
Review: Chicago The Musical Chicago The Musical, now on in Johannesburg, was originally brought to the Broadway stage in 1975 and is still going strong today. But is it getting a little tired?  
Clan-destine LGBTQI+ exhibition travels the country Clan-destine - the lived realities of African LGBTIQ+ is a traveling exhibition of art and photography hosted by the Gateway Health Institute that tells the stories of LGBTQI+ in Africa.