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GLAAD launches content series ‘amp’ to amplify LGBTQ youth voices

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced the release of the amp, an online series featuring content and stories created by and for young changemakers to share experiences and amplify LGBTQ voices. The digital series will include op-eds, creative writing, photography, art, videos, and other original content from a bevy of young creators including… Read More GLAAD launches content series ‘amp’ to amplify LGBTQ youth voices

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Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, Edward Enninful, Demi Lovato and more nominated for British LGBT Awards. See full list here

Voting has started in the 2018 edition of the British LGBT Awards and Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, Edward Enninful and Demi Lovato are some of the nominees for the 2018 edition. The event that will hold on the 11th of May aims to celebrate the UK’s most loved LGBT personalities, innovators and companies and has been dubbed the… Read More Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, Edward Enninful, Demi Lovato and more nominated for British LGBT Awards. See full list here

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Sign a Petition to push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill

All Out has started a petition in conjunction with the Hate Crimes Working Group – South Africa to help push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill. Information in the petition states that perpetrators of hate crimes against LGBT people in South Africa often go unpunished; adding that the Department of Justice has promised to enact… Read More Sign a Petition to push forward South Africa’s hate crimes bill

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#ImYourAlly Campaign to Advocate for LGBT Social Equality and Cohesion to Launch In February

The #ImYourAlly Campaign, a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) advocacy project is set to bring LGBT issues in South Africa on the national agenda and dialogue this year with an impressive and expansive year-long programme. The campaign, which is an advocacy project by Kei Media, a LGBT-focused company, seeks to create ALLIES around the… Read More #ImYourAlly Campaign to Advocate for LGBT Social Equality and Cohesion to Launch In February

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Laverne Cox among honourees at the My True Colors Festival

Laverne Cox will receive the Special Excel Pride Trailblazer Award for her artistry and advocacy as an Equal Rights Activist in the Transgender Community at the My True Colors Festival. The Excel Pride Awards pay homage to community, business and civic leaders who are champions of social justice, the arts and LGBTQIA+ rights plus entertainment industry… Read More Laverne Cox among honourees at the My True Colors Festival

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Scream! by Nele Anju

I. Imagine this; You are on a fairly occupied danfo bus where bodies haven’t begun to stymie the freedom of using your phone. It could be a taxi though or even a BRT, really any arrangement that will allow you to lean back or rest your head on the age browned window sill -which ever… Read More Scream! by Nele Anju