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Shameful! South Africa abstains in key UN LGBTI vote: South Africa has betrayed its human rights values by abstaining in a landmark vote at the UN Human
Gay men beaten in Ivory Coast after supporting Orlando nightclub victims: A group of gay men in Ivory Coast have been attacked, beaten and verbally
Watch: 49 Hollywood stars pay tribute to Orlando massacre victims: A remarkable tribute to the 49 victims of the Orlando gay nightclub massacre
India’s Supreme Court rejects latest bid to repeal gay sex ban:
Delhi Pride (Pic: Akhil Kumar / Facebook)
In another blow to India’s
South Africa should keep standing up against violence against LGBT persons – at home and abroad:
UN Human Rights Council
As the
1.26 million Gautengers approve of violence against gays & lesbians:
Johannesburg (Pic: Dylan Harbour)
Levels of homophobia are on the
Pakistani transgender marriage fatwa welcomed:
Pakistani transgender women at a protest
Transgender activists in Pakistan have welcomed a religious
So why do LGBT tourists like to visit Cape Town?: An online survey aims to find out more about LGBT travellers to Cape Town, seen as one of the world’s
Will South Africa vote for LGBTI expert at the UN?:
UN Human Rights Council
South Africa has been urged to vote in favour of creating a UN Independent

FEATURES

Opinion: Racism, homophobia and religion are all partners in crime: Racism which has been practiced and institutionalised in South Africa for
South Africa should keep standing up against violence against LGBT persons – at home and abroad:
UN Human Rights Council
As the
Coming out to my parents – Viwe’s story: One of my earliest memories of being different from other boys is from when I was about four or five
South Africa’s gay bears strike back: Our recent article about a US study that claimed that bears tended to be overweight, often practised riskier
Orlando: Flood the world with unicorns: Things were at first sketchy when the news poured in about a hostage situation in a gay venue – Pulse nightclub
Music reviews – Gwen Stefani, Zayn, Charlie Puth, Enya and more…: ZAYN – MIND OF MINE (DELUXE EDITION) If you’d said five years ago,
Watch: Here’s South Africa’s first LGBT animated series: South Africa’s first LGBT animated TV series, about two gay squirrels, is being
Miss Gay Jozi 2016 gallery: Roxy Msizi, a 21-year-old logistics student from Chiawelo, Soweto, walked away with the coveted Miss Gay Jozi 2016 title at the
Opinion: Did Theo’s gay rumours hit too close to home?: At the beginning of this week I came across a news article reporting that Afro Pop star

Entertainment

Watch: 49 Hollywood stars pay tribute to Orlando massacre victims: A remarkable tribute to the 49 victims of the Orlando gay nightclub massacre
Chinese fans and government turn on Lady Gaga:
Pic: Lady Gaga / Instagram
There are reports that the Chinese government has banned Lady Gaga after she
Awesome! Toya Delazy to perform at London Pride: In a major coup, South African music star Toya Delazy will be performing at Pride in London this Saturday.
Meet Miss America’s first openly lesbian contestant: A 23-year-old woman has become the first openly gay Miss America contestant in the pageant’s
Frank Ocean – “Many hate us and wish we didn’t exist”:
Frank Ocean
Frank Ocean has spoken out about the Orlando massacre
Music reviews – Gwen Stefani, Zayn, Charlie Puth, Enya and more…: ZAYN – MIND OF MINE (DELUXE EDITION) If you’d said five years ago,

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Opinion: Racism, homophobia and religion are all partners in crime Racism which has been practiced and institutionalised in South Africa for
Shameful! South Africa abstains in key UN LGBTI vote South Africa has betrayed its human rights values by abstaining in a landmark vote at the UN Human
Gay men beaten in Ivory Coast after supporting Orlando nightclub victims A group of gay men in Ivory Coast have been attacked, beaten and verbally
Watch: 49 Hollywood stars pay tribute to Orlando massacre victims A remarkable tribute to the 49 victims of the Orlando gay nightclub massacre
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Roxy Msizi, a 21-year-old logistics student from Chiawelo, Soweto, walked
To promote its latest Hole Line collection, men’s underwear
The Pink Loerie Mardi Gras Arts Festival concluded its
SA Fashion Week recently presented its Spring Summer 2016
Here’s our selection of the hottest fashion trends from
After the Cape Town Pride 2016 parade, thousands gathered

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