HEADLINES

Biden moves to undo Trump’s anti-LGBTQ policies: President Joe Biden has acted swiftly to start reversing Donald Trump's devastating four-year onslaught against America's LGBTQ community.
In historic move Biden selects transgender doctor for senior health post: President Joe Biden has picked an accomplished transgender doctor, Rachel Levine, to be his assistant secretary of health.
It’s war! Somizi defiant as SANEF calls for action against him: The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) has called for Somizi “Somgaga” Mhlongo to be charged with intimidating journalists.
Not a good look – Somizi lashes out at journalists: Threats of lawsuits, swearing and allegedly inciting harassment: Somizi lashes out at journalists for writing unflattering reports about him.
Ralph Lauren dumps top golfer Justin Thomas over homophobic slur: Fashion label Ralph Lauren drops Justin Thomas, the world's 3rd highest ranked golfer, as a brand ambassador after he used an anti-gay slur.
Gay TikTok is taking the world by storm: TikTok is the new kid on the social media block, where members of the LGBTQI+ community are making content aimed at queer users.
Lesbian couple fight sperm donor over parental rights: In a landmark case, a Johannesburg lesbian couple have been forced to go to court after the sperm donor of their child claimed parental rights.
So what is happening with Cape Town Pride 2021?: How will the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown effect Cape Town Pride 2021? The organisers have revealed their plans to accommodate the crisis.
Move to make state gender identity more inclusive in SA: The South African government wants to update the country's gender identity policies and laws to be more inclusive of transgender and intersex citizens.

FEATURES

Opinion | Let 2021 be the year of enlightened and shame-free queer sex: We all agree that 2020 was unfortunate in many respects. Many lost their
Here are 7 positive LGBTQ highlights from 2020: It wasn’t all gloom and doom! While it’s easy to only associate 2020 with the outbreak of Covid-19 and a
Tragedy and Triumph: Mamba’s 20 most-read queer stories of 2020: The world will never forget 2020 thanks to the destructive global impact of
Opinion | Dear Gay Men, please stop…: A new year is an opportunity to reconsider deeply ingrained, toxic behaviours and ideas. Luke Akal argues that we
69 countries still continue to outlaw homosexuality: Despite considerable progress in legal protection for lesbian, gay and bisexual people, 69 UN
WQMD Season 2 Ep 10: Recap and Best Of – Watch it here!: The second season of the award-winning LGBTIQA+ online web series WQMD (We’re Queer
Majola Ganymede | Words became my weapons: In 2014, defiantly gay South African singer Majola Ganymede sparked controversy in the queer community when
7 gay gift ideas to spoil your man this festive season:
Christmas is just days away and if you haven’t done so yet, now’s the time to start hunting
Opinion | Do queer celebrities owe us good role modelling?: A few weeks ago, the Sunday papers ran articles about how Somizi Mhlongo had allegedly

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It’s war! Somizi defiant as SANEF calls for action against him: The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) has called for Somizi
Not a good look – Somizi lashes out at journalists: With threats of lawsuits, swearing and allegedly inciting harassment, Somizi Mhlongo
Gay TikTok is taking the world by storm: Only released four years ago, TikTok is the new kid on the social media block, but has already cemented itself as
LGBTQ+ cruise to set sail from Durban in 2022: What is said to be the first-ever exclusively LGBTQ+ cruise in Africa is planned to launch next year. Are
So what is happening with Cape Town Pride 2021?:
How will the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown effect Cape Town Pride 2021? Is it still going ahead? The
Cape Town’s LGBTIQ community mourns drag pageant ‘father’ Mark Donough: Mark Donough, who was a major figure in Cape

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Biden moves to undo Trump’s anti-LGBTQ policies President Joe Biden has acted swiftly to start reversing Donald Trump’s devastating
In historic move Biden selects transgender doctor for senior health post President Joe Biden has picked Dr Rachel Levine to be his assistant
It’s war! Somizi defiant as SANEF calls for action against him The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) has called for Somizi
Not a good look – Somizi lashes out at journalists With threats of lawsuits, swearing and allegedly inciting harassment, Somizi Mhlongo
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GALLERIES

The 12th annual Feather Awards was a glam celebration
Members of the LGBTQIA+ community held a colourful protest
Greek underwear label Modus Vivendi has recruited a trio
Male models Josué Tarí Madariaga and Tomi Mikael Lappi
Cape Town Pride 2020 was a celebration of sexual
Saturday's 17th annual Cape Town Pride Parade saw more

WHAT'S ON

#YouAreIncluded at Copenhagen 2021 WorldPride and EuroGames Steve Taylor tell us what Copenhagen 2021 WorldPride and EuroGames are set to offer and why you should consider taking part.
‘The Boys in the Band’ reminds us how toxic shame can be More than fifty years after the play became an unexpected smash hit for putting gay men's lives centre stage with honesty and humour, a new adaptation of The Boys in the Band is now
Entries for Mr Gay World South Africa 2020 are open If you fancy yourself representing the LGBTQ community internationally, now's the time to enter the Mr Gay World South Africa 2020 contest.
Acclaimed drag reality show ‘We’re Here’ now on Showmax The Emmy-nominated drag reality show We’re Here is now streaming, gleaming and glamming up the screen in South Africa on Showmax.
5 LGBTQI series on Showmax to binge-watch this long weekend Local online streaming service Showmax has a great range of LGBTQIA+ content available, and also offers a number of series focusing on queer stories.
Story of straight couple’s gay porn empire coming to Netflix Circus of Books, a startling documentary about the double life of a straight Jewish couple who secretly ran a gay porn empire for more than three decades is coming to Netflix.