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JOBURG PRIDE SET TO TURN SWEET 16: After much speculation about the future of the event, details for Johannesburg’s 16th Lesbian and Gay Pride Week have been announced.
NIGERIA SENTENCES GAY MAN TO DEATH: Another man has been sentenced to be stoned to death for being gay in Nigeria.
INTERNATIONAL MARRIAGE VICTORIES: Two more countries have legalised gay marriage in the last week, despite considerable opposition.
JOBURG PRIDE 2005 ON TRACK?: As the USA celebrates gay pride, Joburg’s own Pride celebrations are being put back on track. But is it too late?
TUTU SUPPORTS JOBURG GAY GAMES BID: Archbishop Desmond Tutu has expressed his support for the bid to bring the Gay Games to Joburg in 2010.
JEWISH GAY ORG FORMED: Jewish Outlook, a new South African Jewish LGBTI support organisation is to be launched on July 6.
GAY YOUTH BOOK LAUNCHED: A new book that aims to promote tolerance of lesbians and gays in schools has been launched.
OUT GROUP TURNS 10: The OUT Johannesburg-based Gay Men’s Support Group celebrates ten years of support this year.
PRESTO!: Greyvensteyn and van Schalkwyk have brought together the cuisines of Italy, Thailand, France, Greece, Mexico and India in a tasty new Afrikaans cookbook. Presto
Braai, the beloved country: The quintessential South African summer experience is the braai. Aré van Schalkwyk dishes out pointers and recipes to make your afternoons sizzle.