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There’s An Occupational Training Program About To Commence For LGBT Lagosians, And It’s Free

The Indigo Project is a FREE 2-day intensive digital, creative and personal skills training program. The aim is to equip participants with the basic skills they’ll need to discover economic

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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

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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,

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WHILE WE WERE YET KIDS (Part 8)

When I was in boarding school, my set was very significant for a lot of things. We had a great number of rule breakers, bad boys and pretty girls. In

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The Minority Report on Rainbows and Mirrors

The LGBT Flag is represented by the colours of the rainbow: Red for Life, Orange for Healing, Yellow for Sunlight, Green for Nature, Blue for Harmony/Peace, and Violet for Spirit.

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Happy Pride Month, Everyone

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” Oscar Wilde Having pride isn’t about ego or power or being vain. It’s about loving yourself, and loving yourself warts and all, and

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The Minority Report on What It Means To Be Queer

Queer is a term that has gone through a number of routes of significance for the LGBT community. First it was a slur. Then it got reclaimed as a way

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A Little Bit Of Lesbian Drama

Came across this Facebook update posted by Olu Bunmi, which gives some interesting insight into the Nigerian lesbian community. It is the kind of drama that makes gay men shenanigans