How to prioritise your mental wellbeing during the pandemic: Our mental wellbeing has taken a knock during the pandemic. Here are some tips to incorporate into our daily lives to help keep our boats afloat amid the storm.
Becoming Yaya Mavundla: Outspoken transgender activist and reality star Yaya Mavundla expresses controversial views on LGBTIQ+ activism and classism in the community.
Dating | Is there a right way to break up?: Beginnings and endings are a central part of life but the end of romance can be difficult for all involved. Here are some tips on breaking up well.
How ‘allyship’ can make LGBT+ staff feel less excluded in the work place: Much more needs to be done to protect and support LGBT+ staff within the workplace, where many continue to face discrimination and exclusion.
Photos | Vigil for fallen LGBTIQ+ hate victims: The LGBTIQ+ community gathered at Johannesburg's Constitution Hill on Wednesday night for a candlelight vigil to honour the victims of hate.
Here are 20 unusual euphemisms for masturbation: International Masturbation Day is celebrated on 28 May each year. Here are 20 euphemisms you've probably never heard before!
Photos | Mr Gay World South Africa 2021: Eleven contestants competed for the Mr Gay World South Africa 2021 title in Sandton, Johannesburg on Friday night. Here are all the photos.
Motlatsi Motseoile | What does IDAHOBIT mean to me?: As we mark IDAHOBIT, the past few weeks have been filled with trauma and conversations about our safety as queer people in South Africa.
I’m exploring my sexuality | Moonchild Sanelly: She wowed Beyoncé and is on a mission of sexual liberation. Moonchild Sanelly talks to MambaOnline about her queerness, Brenda Fassie and so much more.
“Unmute Yourself” – An open letter to SA church leaders on LGBTIQ+ pain: A group of church members have written a letter to SA's church leaders admonishing them for their silence amid ongoing LGBTIQ+ suffering.
Anzio Jacobs | No cause for celebration, we are not all free: Anzio Jacobs writes that actions like Monday's LGBTQIA+ hate crimes protest need to be fueled by a willingness for ALL of us to participate.
Siya Khumalo | LGBTI People Are Already Being Killed Over B-BBEE — But Do We Realize This?: Corruption and the murders of LGBTI people are connected and can be addressed using B-BBEE to challenge hegemonic power, writes Siya Khumalo.
Opinion | Would I be me, if I wasn’t gay?: Motlatsi Motseoile writes about how being gay left him with no choice but to be excellent so as to be heard, respected and afforded the space to exist.
Siya Khumalo | 5 Reasons B-BBEE legislation should incentivise LGBTI inclusion and visibility: Siya Khumalo asks if the resurgence of hate crimes calls for LGBTI inclusion into legislation like Employment Equity and Skills Development.
Photos | Vogue Nights Jozi – The Extravaganza Ball: Jozi's queer party scene burst back into life with Vogue Nights Jozi - The Extravaganza Ball, brought to us by Lelowhatsgood and Tutu Zondo.
Trans Day of Visibility offers chance for community to stand in solidarity and support: Visibility within the transgender community is often a Catch-22, especially for trans people of color, or those living in rural areas.
Trans Day of Visibility | SA government blocking trans recognition & visibility: It's the 12th Trans Day of Visibility but discriminatory government policies continue to deny transgender South Africans their identity.
Men’s Underwear: Making a splash with Modus Vivendi: Modus Vivendi is back with a hot new photoshoot for their Back T line, featuring two stunning male models and lots of sticky white paint.
What is your romantic orientation?: Have you ever thought about your romantic orientation? And nope, it’s not always the same as the sexual orientation you identify with.
Opinion | Adding a ‘third gender option’ on IDs: A small step in the right direction: The SA government is considering including a third gender option in identity documents. Iranti's Kellyn Botha looks at the proposed policy.