HEADLINES

Queer Singapore celebrates as homosexuality is decriminalised: The LGBTIQ community in Singapore is celebrating the repeal of the colonial-era law that outlawed homosexuality.
Welcome Mandla Lishivha on Boy on the Run: “Our stories matter”: Queer author Welcome Lishivha provides a uniquely South African insight into the mind of an African gay man in his memoir, Boy on the Run.
Learners take the lead in gay pride march in Gqeberha: About 60 learners and some adults marched on Saturday in KwaMagxaki, Gqeberha to celebrate the LGBTQI+ community.
GALZ: Forging the path to LGBTQIA+ economic development in Zimbabwe: GALZ's focus over the next five years will be on LGBTQIA+ economic development in Zimbabwe, says Program Manager Samuel Matsikure.
Queertopia returns to Victoria Yards: The Queertopia festival is back to raise the Queertopia flag again this December 10th and 11th at Victoria Yards in Johannesburg.
Russia tightens grip on LGBTQ+ community: Lawmakers in Russia are set on further restricting freedom of expression regarding sexual orientation and gender identity.
Simon Nkoli’s fight for queer rights in South Africa is finally being celebrated – 24 years after he died: Gibson Ncube looks at the legacy of Simon Nkoli, whose activism helped ensure that queer rights were enshrined in the Bill of Rights.
Jeweller refuses to sell engagement ring to same-sex couple: Craig Marks, a Cape Town-based online jeweller, has again been accused of refusing to sell engagement rings to same-sex couples because of the owner's Christian beliefs.
Club Q killer’s dad is “relieved” his son’s not gay: The Club Q gunman's father's unbelievable first reaction on hearing about his son's killing spree was the fear that his son might be gay.

FEATURES

Welcome Mandla Lishivha on Boy on the Run: “Our stories matter”:
Welcome Mandla Lishivha is one of several queer authors who
GALZ: Forging the path to LGBTQIA+ economic development in Zimbabwe:
Zimbabwe has been wracked by economic instability for decades. What then
Simon Nkoli’s fight for queer rights in South Africa is finally being celebrated – 24 years after he died:
Born in 1957,
Eight out and proud male gay footballers:
It seems that being an out gay man and a soccer player is still something that’s greeted with homophobia. While
LGBTIQ+ learners at risk in South Africa as conservative Christian groups fight plans for safer schools:
Advocacy groups in
Anxiety can lead to erection problems in young men – Viagra isn’t always the solution:
Many people think of erection problems
PwC: Shining a light on LGBT+ diversity and inclusion:
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a global leader in providing industry-focused audit, advisory
Civil society responds to dangerous panic over “unisex” school toilets:
More than 40 LGBTIQ+ and allied organisations have
Why the LGBTI+ community should fight for economic and systemic redress:
South Africa created a solution for the legacy of racial discrimination,

Entertainment

Queertopia returns to Victoria Yards:
The Queertopia festival is back to raise the Queertopia flag again this December 10th and 11th at Victoria Yards in Johannesburg.
Queer love in The Valley of a Thousand Hills:
Directed and co-scripted (with Philani Sithebe) by Bonnie Sithebe, Netflix’s The Valley of a Thousand
In Pictures: Feather Awards 2022:
The #UnfvckenApologetic 14th Feather Awards was a glitzy gathering of LGBTIQ+ changemakers and celebrities who came out
Here’s what happened at the 2022 Feather Awards!:
The 14th annual Feather Awards delivered another memorable night of queer glamour, celebrity
Miss Argentina and Miss Puerto Rico 2020 just got married:
Two former national pageant title holders, Miss Argentina and Miss Puerto Rico, have
Inside Andy Warhol’s Diaries:
In 1989, The Andy Warhol Diaries were published. Thirty-three years later, they have become the source for a riveting six-part

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Queer Singapore celebrates as homosexuality is decriminalised
The LGBTIQ community in Singapore is celebrating the repeal of the colonial-era
Welcome Mandla Lishivha on Boy on the Run: “Our stories matter”
Welcome Mandla Lishivha is one of several queer authors who
Learners take the lead in gay pride march in Gqeberha
As the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence (GBV) got underway, about 20 learners
GALZ: Forging the path to LGBTQIA+ economic development in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe has been wracked by economic instability for decades. What then
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GALLERIES

The #UnfvckenApologetic 14th Feather Awards was a glitzy gathering
Johannesburg Pride 2022 was a joyful and defiant gathering
We came, we saw, we marched! Check out our
The recent Vogue Nights Jozi Renaissance Ball gave us
Pretoria Pride 2022 was a vibrant safe space for
Pretoria Pride returned to Centurion on Saturday for the

WHAT'S ON

Queertopia returns to Victoria Yards The Queertopia festival is back to raise the Queertopia flag again this December 10th and 11th at Victoria Yards in Johannesburg.
Cape Town Pride cruise to launch next year In a first, Cape Town Pride and partners have unveiled a luxury 3-night cruise from Cape Town to Mossel Bay that's set to launch next year.
First details for Cape Town Pride 2023 revealed Plans are underway for Cape Town Pride 2023, with the dates for the Pride Festival Day and next big month's launch event revealed.