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Lynne Brown | Africa’s most senior LGBT politician implicated in corruption:
Lynne Brown
Minister of Public Enterprises, Lynne
UK | Doctors ordered to ask if patients are gay or lesbian: A move towards better health care or an invasion of privacy? Doctors and nurses in England
Prince Harry honours Diana’s HIV/AIDS work at gay awards: Prince Harry has accepted a posthumous award on behalf of his mother Diana, Princess
Kenya | Courts to consider appeal against forced anal tests: The Kenyan courts are considering an appeal against a 2016 ruling that allowed the
17 states & 76 major US companies push to end LGBT job discrimination: Simply being gay, lesbian or bisexual is reason enough to be fired
Groundbreaker Zanele Muholi takes New York: South African LGBTQ photographer and visual activist Zanele Muholi is heading to the USA to take on the New York
Burundi | Crackdown on LGBTQ community: There are reports that a number of individuals have been detained in Burundi on charges related to homosexuality
Joburg to host international LGBTIQ+ conference in 2018:
Thami Kotlolo
An international LGBTIQ+ conference has been announced for Johannesburg
Therapy marks 21st birthday with Therapy Sextravaganza 2017: The iconic local “queer dance party” brand, Therapy, takes partying to an even

FEATURES

Pretoria Pride 2017 Festival gallery: Following the 2017 Pretoria Pride parade, thousands gathered at the Centurion Rugby Club for a celebration that went
From beards to best friends, it’s time to give ‘fag hags’ their badge of honour: The fag hag. Never were two more scornful words
Gallery: Model Tyrone Nell stuns in new underwear label: Gorgeous Cape Town based model, digital strategist and entrepreneur Tyrone Nell has
LGBT inclusion for better African economies: Modern African states are neglecting the economic costs of homophobia at their own peril. In addition to
Why Gay Pride is as relevant as ever: Over the weekend, some members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender) community congregated for the annual
5 Things You Need to Know About PrEP: PrEP – or pre-exposure prophylaxis – can be highly effective in preventing HIV if used as prescribed, but it is far
Lost Gay South Africa: Herb Klein on his new photo book: Many South African men over the age of 40 will fondly associate Herb Klein with their sexual
What my mental illness taught me about love: “You’re effing ugly, just look at you! I am embarrassed to be in public with you.” I remember that
Opinion | Why should being top or bottom define who I am?: I’ve noticed an increasingly prevalent concept in gay culture in South Africa; the

Entertainment

Groundbreaker Zanele Muholi takes New York: South African LGBTQ photographer and visual activist Zanele Muholi is heading to the USA to take on the New York
Therapy marks 21st birthday with Therapy Sextravaganza 2017: The iconic local “queer dance party” brand, Therapy, takes partying to an even
Watch: International doccie celebrates Jozi’s queer culture: A documentary exploring the unique queer creative scene and talent in Johannesburg
Tom of Finland among global LGBT films for Cape Town:
Tom of Finland
The Cape Town International Film Market and Festival, taking place from 12 to 21
Encore screening of Inxeba (The Wound) in Durban as DGLFF 2017 resumes: The Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (DGLFF), which resumed
Manila von Teez and Tshwane mayor for Pretoria Pride 2017:
Manila von Teez
An exciting line-up of artists is performing at this year’s Pretoria

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Lynne Brown | Africa’s most senior LGBT politician implicated in corruption
Lynne Brown
Minister of Public Enterprises, Lynne
UK | Doctors ordered to ask if patients are gay or lesbian A move towards better health care or an invasion of privacy? Doctors and nurses in England
Prince Harry honours Diana’s HIV/AIDS work at gay awards Prince Harry has accepted a posthumous award on behalf of his mother Diana, Princess
Kenya | Courts to consider appeal against forced anal tests The Kenyan courts are considering an appeal against a 2016 ruling that allowed the
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GALLERIES

Following the 2017 Pretoria Pride parade, thousands gathered at
On Saturday 7 October, hundreds of people paraded through
Gorgeous Cape Town based model, digital strategist and entrepreneur Tyrone
Soweto Pride has successfully returned to its rightful place
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Hundreds took to the streets last weekend for the

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Therapy marks 21st birthday with Therapy Sextravaganza 2017 The iconic local “queer dance party” brand, Therapy, takes partying to an even higher level for its 21st birthday – Therapy…
Encore screening of Inxeba (The Wound) in Durban as DGLFF 2017 resumes The Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (DGLFF), which resumed this week, will have a final screening of Inxeba (The Wound) this…
Manila von Teez and Tshwane mayor for Pretoria Pride 2017 Manila von Teez An exciting line-up of artists is performing at this year’s Pretoria Pride, which will also be attended by the Mayor…
Joy as Soweto Pride set to return after 2016 “coerced” cancellation Soweto Pride, one of the most significant and historic LGBTI events in South Africa, will return on 30 September, following last year’s…
MCQP returns to Castle of Good Hope for 2017 The theme for the 2017 edition of Cape Town’s MCQP has been announced, so get your swords, spells and armour ready! Taking place on…
It’s all systems go for Pretoria LGBTQ+ Pride 2017 Preparations are well underway for Pretoria Pride 2017, which will be held on Saturday 7 October at the Centurion Rugby Club. The theme…