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Mr Gay World & Louw Breytenbach dispute back in the headlines: Former Mr Gay World Louw Breytenbach has mounted a media campaign in the defamation case brought against him by Mr Gay World.
Queer African activism celebrated in new publication: This second volume of a literary exploration of queer African activism shares new intimate testimonies of strength and vulnerability.
Maldives cracks down on LGBTQ community: The authorities in the Maldives are prosecuting four men for homosexuality and investigating dozens more, reports Human Rights Watch.
Mr Gay World 2022 set for Cape Town: The organisers of Mr Gay World have announced that Mr Gay World 2022 will take place in Cape Town from 9 to 16 October 2022.
Group offers helping hand to LGBTQ+ homeless shelter residents: LGBTQ+ homeless shelter residents may experience violence, abuse and discrimination from other residents and even staff.
Land Service apologises for drag show punishment: Land Service says it regrets that a matric pupil who is a member of the organisation was told that she was guilty of "immorality" for attending a drag show.
Game-changers: The rise of queer gamers: Defying the stereotype that the world of video games is one mostly occupied by straight men, the gaming sphere is awash with queer gamers.
Thami Dish denies enabling Somizi’s alleged domestic abuse: LGBTQ+ activist Thami Kotlolo (aka Thami Dish) has denied that he urged Mohale Motaung to stay with the allegedly abusive Somizi Mhlongo.
Has SA had enough of the Somizi and Mohale saga?: News that Showmax will milk Somizi and Mohale's relationship and breakup for ANOTHER show is leaving a bad taste in some people's mouths.

FEATURES

Game-changers: The rise of queer gamers: Despite many people being under the impression that the world of video games is one mostly occupied by straight
WQMD – Season 3 Best of, Highlights and Recap: We’re Queer my Dear (WQMD) – the acclaimed, informative, and empowering LGBTIQA+ online
SA LGBTIQ+ Rights Watch: July 2022: OUT LGBT Well-being in collaboration with MambaOnline publish a monthly overview of violations of the rights of LGBTIQ+
Monkeypox: An expert explains what gay and bi men need to know: Since early May, more than 23,000 cases of monkeypox have been reported worldwide.
WQMD – Pronouns, Identities, Expressions and You: We’re Queer my Dear (WQMD) – the acclaimed, informative, and empowering LGBTIQA+
How businesses can be better LGBTQ allies all year long: Every Pride Month sees swathes of rainbows filling our timelines on social media, in part
Doctor Dulcy Rakumakoe – fulfilling her destiny: I have often wondered if when people reach moments of success, they are aware that they have made it.
WQMD – Experiences, Stories and Evolution of SA Drag Culture: We’re Queer my Dear (WQMD) – the acclaimed, informative, and empowering
LGBTQ+ rights not a priority for most African youth: A major survey of African youth across the continent has shown a small increase in support for LGBTQ+

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Mr Gay World 2022 set for Cape Town: The organisers of Mr Gay World have announced that Mr Gay World 2022 will take place in Cape Town from 9 to 16 October 2022.
Has SA had enough of the Somizi and Mohale saga?:
News that Showmax is set to further milk Somizi Mhlongo and Mohale Motaung’s relationship
Poet Ntsiki Mazwai slams gay men for “competing” with women: South African poet, artist and activist Ntsiki Mazwai claims she
Beyoncé dedicates new album Renaissance to late gay uncle: In a touching tribute, Beyoncé has revealed that her late gay uncle’s influence
Read all about it: The long and shameful history of outing by the media: The word “outing” has two distinct meanings, the first of which most
Gyre on hip-hop homophobia: I’m done keeping quiet!: South African queer hip-hop trailblazer Gyre has had his fill of homophobia in the hip-hop

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Maldives cracks down on LGBTQ community The authorities in the Maldives are prosecuting four men for homosexuality and investigating dozens more, reports
Mr Gay World 2022 set for Cape Town The organisers of Mr Gay World have announced that Mr Gay World 2022 will take place in Cape Town from 9 to 16 October 2022.
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Mr Gay World 2022 set for Cape Town The organisers of Mr Gay World have announced that Mr Gay World 2022 will take place in Cape Town from 9 to 16 October 2022.
Global Black Pride to celebrate Black LGBTQI+ culture & diversity Global Black Pride is the first global Pride event that brings together Black LGBTQI+ communities from across all continents.