HEADLINES

Ekurhuleni Council votes for inclusive gender non-binary dress code: The City of Ekurhuleni is moving with the times, with its Council voting to amend the dress code to be inclusive of the gender non-binary community.
Western Cape Legislature illuminated in Pride rainbow colours: In a dramatic show of support for Cape Town Pride, the Western Cape Legislature building has for the first time been illuminated in the LGBTQI+ rainbow flag colours.
Somizi’s wedding reality show breaks Showmax record: It's a hit! South Africa's first gay celebrity wedding special has broken Showmax's first-day viewing record, beating all other local or international shows streamed on the platform to date.
DA moves to formalise 1st LGBTQ structure in Cape Town: A motion to create the first formal body within the DA to address LGBTIQ issues has been approved in the city of Cape Town.
SA loses gay entertainer & pageant winner Mortimer Van Der Westhuizen: The LGBTQI+ community is in mourning after former Mr Gay Cape Town and popular singer Mortimer Van Der Westhuizen tragically passed away on the weekend.
Rapport’s transphobia apology dubbed “weak” and “inadequate”: Rapport has issued an apology for having recently published transphobic comments. Sadly, the declaration of regret is deeply underwhelming.
Touching moment 9-year-old boy asks Pete Buttigieg for advice on coming out: Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg was deeply moved when a young boy asked for his help to come out as gay.
Exclusive! Director Oliver Hermanus on making Moffie (Watch): Ahead of the local release of Moffie, director Oliver Hermanus and the cast speak about making the acclaimed gay-themed film.
Bollywood | India’s first gay male rom-com banned in UAE, backed by Trump: The first gay male romantic comedy from Bollywood is making waves around the world, including getting a surprising thumbs up from US President Donald Trump.

FEATURES

Desmond Tutu’s long history of fighting for lesbian and gay rights: Archbishop Desmond Tutu is mostly known to the world for his highly prominent
How might our outlook on gender and sexuality change in the next decade?: It’s plain to see that the global LGBTQI+ community have seen great
Here are our 10 favourite local LGBTQ celebrity couples: “Love, having no geography, knows no boundaries,” said the writer, Truman
10 queer romance tips for Valentine’s Day: Whether you and your bae are celebrating your very first Valentine’s Day together, or whether you’ve stopped
Healing | Dear Dad, I forgive you: As the month of love comes around again, I have decided to reflect on where I seek love, where I pour it out to and where I receive
SA drag queens living amid the coronavirus outbreak: The world is on tenterhooks as the alarming new coronavirus continues to spread. The biggest impact
Celebrate Cape Town Pride 2020 over 17 days: Cape Town Pride 2020 will mark its 17th annual Pride Festival with an impressive 17-day programme from 14
Life | Loss | Love: Botswana queer life in photography: A striking new digital photography project is exploring queer experiences in Botswana and
Christian privilege | Court will force Beloftebos to stop discriminating against LGBTQ people:
Last week, two women who were turned

Entertainment

Somizi’s wedding reality show breaks Showmax record:
Mohale and Somizi at their first wedding last year (Photo: Austin Malema)
It’s
Exclusive! Director Oliver Hermanus on making Moffie (Watch): Ahead of the local release of Moffie, director Oliver Hermanus and the cast speak
Bollywood | India’s first gay male rom-com banned in UAE, backed by Trump: The first gay male romantic comedy from Bollywood is making
Charl-Jaquairdo is the new Mr Gay World South Africa!: Charl-Jaquairdo van Helsdingen from Johannesburg has been chosen as Mr Gay World South Africa
A new queer chorus for Johannesburg: The recently founded Johannesburg Queer Chorus (JQC) is gearing up to host its first rehearsals in March following four
Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival returns for 2020 edition: The annual Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival will be bringing some sparkle,

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Ekurhuleni Council votes for inclusive gender non-binary dress code
The City of Ekurhuleni is moving with the times, with its Council voting
Western Cape Legislature illuminated in Pride rainbow colours
In a dramatic show of support for Cape Town Pride, the Western Cape Legislature building
Somizi’s wedding reality show breaks Showmax record
Mohale and Somizi at their first wedding last year (Photo: Austin Malema)
It’s
DA moves to formalise 1st LGBTQ structure in Cape Town
A motion to create the first formal body within the DA to address LGBTIQ issues has been approved
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GALLERIES

The recent Feathers Festival in Johannesburg was a truly
One of Sandton's busiest thoroughfares was turned into a
One of Sandton's busiest thoroughfares was turned into a
Marking 30 years since the inception of Johannesburg Pride,
Saturday's Johannesburg Pride Parade was one of the largest
The 11th Feather Awards was a spectacular celebration of

WHAT'S ON

Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival returns for 2020 edition The annual Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival will be bringing some sparkle, fun and glamour to the streets of the idyllic coastal town of Knysna from 30 April to 3 May 2020.
Queer Photography | Limbo Queer identities and young men in limbo situations feature in a new photography exhibition by artist Gil Mualem-Doron at Cape Town's Greatmore Studios.
Jozi nightlife | Priscilla’s Cocktail Bar A camp new LGBTQ watering hole has opened in Illovo's popular pink district in Johannesburg, aptly named Priscilla's Cocktail Bar.
Pride TV on Video Play: Fair Haven Fair Haven is a coming-of-age drama about the troubled relationship between two boys, now streaming on the Pride TV Channel on Vodacom’s Video Play platform.
Celebrate Cape Town Pride 2020 over 17 days Cape Town Pride will mark its 17th annual Pride Festival with an impressive 17-day programme from 14 February to 1 March 2020.
Pride TV on Video Play: Thirsty Thirsty is a true-life post-queer musical drama about a drag queen fighting for acceptance, now streaming on the Pride TV Channel on Vodacom’s Video Play platform.