Mambagirl News

Newly crowned Miss Gay Jozi to champion LGBT youth: The annual Miss Gay Jozi pageant crowned its 2015 queen on Saturday night; a 27-year-old model from
Ireland: Marriage equality vote based on a “whim”: Human Rights Watch has welcomed Ireland voting to legalise same-sex marriage but
Singer accused of being homophobic wins Eurovision: Sweden’s Måns Zelmerlöw spoke out for the gay community after winning the Eurovision Song
Ireland approves gay marriage in high turnout poll: UK media outlets are reporting that Irish voters have overwhelmingly voted in favour of legalising
Moscow Pride banned for 10th year running: Moscow has again banned organisers from holding a Pride parade in the city, marking a decade of oppression against
Swiss Supreme Court nixes gay couple as fathers: The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has refused to recognise two gay men as the legal parents of
Oregon also bans gay “conversion therapy”: Oregon has become the third American state to ban efforts to alter the sexual orientation or
Madonna stirs debate with gay Muslim-Jewish photo: Madonna has stirred up controversy with an image of an intimate gay moment between a Muslim and a Jew.
Gay sangomas demand recognition: It’s hard being gay and a sangoma, traditional healer Michael Khumalo told a workshop organised as part of the Khumbulani Pride
Cate Blanchett denies lesbian romances: Actress Cate Blanchett has denied that she’s had affairs with other women. The 45-year-old star was recently
Relief as Zambian court confirms activist’s acquittal: Zambian human rights activist Paul Kasonkomona will remain a free man after a court
21 young men in “gay cult” arrest in Nigeria: Twenty-one youths have been arrested in Nigeria, apparently for belonging to a “gay
Obama marks International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia: President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, marked the annual International
Meet the first gay male head of state to marry in office: The Prime Minister of Luxembourg has become the first gay male leader of a country to enter
Toya Delazy fights with record label to release album for free: Toya Delazy, arguably South Africa’s most visible openly LGBT pop artist,
Ten years of slow progress for global gay rights: Ahead of Sunday’s International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), a new report
Khumbulani Pride comes to Khayelitsha: The Cape Town township of Khayelitsha will be hosting the third annual Khumbulani Pride this Saturday, 16 May. Khumbulani
Number of gay Christians increase in US: While Americans are increasingly moving away from Christianity, more members of the LGBT community appear to
Watch: UN’s powerful new video highlights LGBTI faces: The United Nations has unveiled a moving new video highlighting the diverse faces,
Mmusi Maimane forced to defend views on gay rights: The DA’s new leader, Mmusi Maimane, has been forced to defend his position on LGBT rights.