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LGBTQ theatre: No Easter Sunday For Queers: The debut production of No Easter Sunday For Queers, the award-winning script about a tragic queer love story, will premiere at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg.
NMB Pride waves South African flag high in Germany: The Braunschweig Sommerloch Festival (Braunschweig Pride) in Germany experienced South African LGBTQ+ flair this past week, thanks to NMB Pride.
The 1975 singer risks jail by kissing male fan in Dubai: Matt Healy, the lead singer of English band The 1975, has taken a stand against LGBTQ oppression by kissing a male fan at a concert in Dubai.
Raped gay Ceres man case postponed: The trial of three men accused of the gang rape of a young gay Western Cape man in Ceres finally got underway this week, only to be postponed again.
Diabolique, Africa’s largest adult lifestyle festival is here: Diabolique, an LGBTQI-inclusive fantasy experience that’s been dubbed Africa’s largest adult lifestyle festival, is being held in Johannesburg on 5 October.
Joburg radio station slammed for m*ffie “joke”: A Johannesburg radio station is in hot water after it played a skit trading on offensive LGBTQ stereotypes and using the derogatory anti-gay word, "m*ffie".
LGBTI group sues Eswatini government: An LGBTI group in Eswatini (Swaziland) has filed a lawsuit against the government for refusing to register the organisation for months.
Homophobic furore as lesbian student wins ‘male’ pageant: Social media is up in arms after a woman who apparently identifies as a lesbian was crowned Mr North West University (NWU) 2019.
Victory for transgender school bathroom rights in the US: Gavin Grimm, a symbol of young transgender activism in the US, has secured a major victory in his four-year fight for equal access to school bathrooms.
KZNPride to host Summers Pride events across the province: The inaugural KZNPride will be held in December, ambitiously spanning a diverse range of events in five cities across KwaZulu-Natal.