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A CRASH COURSE ON WHAT IT MEANS TO BE GAY (Education For Those Who The Shoe Fits)

It started with the viewing of an IGTV video. A 3-minute clip of Ireti Bakare-Yusuf (@sisiogelagos) talking about LGBT Pride, which I found both startling and pleasing, because it seemed

The Happenings 27 Comments

A Nigerian Straight Man Has a Question He Needs An Urgent Answer To

So a presumably straight man who goes on Facebook with the name Anyanwu Oluwa-Pelumi Emmanuel is in a conundrum. He apparently is catnip for gay men. Yes. Gay men just

Editor's Desk 13 Comments

Has “Homosexual” Always Been In The Bible?

[Originally published on forgeonline.com] THE WORD ARSENOKOITAI SHOWS UP IN TWO DIFFERENT VERSES IN THE BIBLE, BUT IT WAS NOT TRANSLATED TO MEAN HOMOSEXUAL UNTIL 1946. WE GOT TO SIT

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How Gay Dads Shut Down Ignorant Parenting Stereotypes

[Written by Mark Loewen and Originally published on GSN] Being a gay dad means that you will come out. A lot. Over and over again. Before I was a parent,

Our Stories 30 Comments

THINGS I DID FOR HER

So it was that I was hanging out with some friends of mine, and we were talking about the crazy things we’d ever done for someone we loved. Everyone tried

The Happenings 4 Comments

Taylor Swift drops defiant Pro-Pride Anti-Homophobia Song

Taylor Swift has continued her slow political awakening by releasing a triumphant new anti-homophobia song in time for Pride. The song, titled ‘You Need To Calm Down’, references LGBT+ organisation

The Happenings 3 Comments

Romance novelist, Nicholas Sparks, exposed in leaked emails as antigay and racist

In 2006, Nicholas Sparks, the prolific romance writer best known for The Notebook and A Walk to Remember, helped co-found a prep school in New Bern, North Carolina, called the

Our Stories 84 Comments

A GIFT FOR A STRANGER (Part 2)

Previously on A GIFT FOR A STRANGER… * I met Mark in 2013, when I was 23 and he was in his thirties. I didn’t have enough sexual experience to

Dear KD 32 Comments

Dear KD: I Am Torn

I have read most of the stories here, and I would like to share mine to see if I can get help. I am Kweku, a Ghanaian. I met this

The Happenings 1 Comment

“I’m Beyond Embarrassed.” Lee Daniels reveals of himself on the subject of Jussie Smollett’s assault case

In an interview with Vulture, during which Empire creator, Lee Daniels, talked about the ending of his hit TV show and the woke culture, he also addressed his feelings on