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Get to know your LGBTIQA+ alphabet: People – and even members who are part of the LGBTIQA+ community themselves – often talk in jest about the seemingly confusing umbrella acronym for people who do not identify as entirely straight.
“The category is love”: Celebrating the ineffable Billy Porter: History-making singer, performer, actor and fashion icon Billy Porter has become a dynamic representation of black queer talent, success and fearless fabulousness.
Teen Pride Mixer is creating a safe space for queer teens in Cape Town: The proud mom of a 14-year-old gay boy has started a Facebook group that hosts increasingly popular safe spaces for queer teens to interact with their peers in Cape Town.
5 things you might not know about Oscar Wilde: Oscar Wilde was born in 1854, but is still considered a literary and cultural icon who paved the way for LGBT representation in the arts.
Does giving another guy head make you gay?: R&B singer Tank has ignited a firestorm after he said that a man having oral sex with another man doesn't make him gay. Is he right?
RWC 2019: LGBTQ rights in the host country, Japan: The 2019 Rugby World Cup is currently being held in Japan. So what is the state of LGBTQ rights in the host nation?
RWC 2019: 5 gay rugby icons you should know about: As the Rugby World Cup reaches its climax over the next few weeks, here are five notable gay rugby icons you should know about.
Gay Cape Town | 7 hotspots to check out: Year after year, gay Cape Town is hailed as one of the premier global destinations for LGBTQ travellers. Here are eight hotspots you can’t afford to miss out on.
Are gay relationships less stable?: Gay relationships have traditionally been seen as less stable than straight ones but just how true is this perception? Not at all, it turns out.
The best LGBTQ books released this year (so far): Readers, gather round! If you’ve been salivating after LGBTQ books you can really sink your teeth into, look no further – here are some of the most exciting local and international reads 2019 has offered up so far.