Tag "Gay Marriage"

Series (Non-Fiction) 17 Comments

RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 69)

On a beautiful Wednesday, I was at home enjoying a quiet evening with Yaa Gyasi’s Homegoing (totally recommending that book, guys), when my friend called me. After the typical exchange

Editor's Desk 55 Comments

“We Got Married For Us.” Bisi Alimi Speaks On His Wedding, His Activism, And The Nigerian LGBT

FOREWORD: Nigerian LGBT rights activist, Bisi Alimi, being the first man to give face to the LGBT identity on national television, remains pivotal to any conversation for the rights and

Editor's Desk 6 Comments

A LOOK AT ALL THE WAYS 2016 GAVE US LIFE

The Headies drama between music stars Olamide and Don Jazzy on the very first day of 2016 had to be the sign that we were going to be in for

The Happenings 3 Comments

Antigay Evangelicals Are Freaking Out Over President-Elect Trump’s Latest Flip-Flop On Gay Marriage

Donald Trump sat down with 60 Minutes last weekend for his first televised interview since winning the election, where he discussed a wide range of topics, including gay marriage. When

The Happenings 29 Comments

President-Elect Donald Trump Says Same-Sex Marriage Is ‘Settled’ Law

Republican President-elect Donald Trump said he’s “fine” with same-sex marriage as the law of the land, calling the issue “settled” by the Supreme Court. The comments – in Trump’s first

Our Stories 41 Comments

The Piece About The Gay Marriage That Broke The Nigerian Internet

Originally published on huffingtonpost.com We tried very carefully to make sure this wouldn’t happen. Guests were instructed not to take photos during the ceremony. We were very particular about who

The Happenings 39 Comments

90-Year-Old Man Finds Love Again… In A Man 50 Years His Junior

Former Pennsylvania U.S. Senator Harris Wofford made a big announcement over the weekend. 20 years after his wife of 48 years, Clare, succumbed to acute leukemia, the 90-year-old former top

The Happenings 9 Comments

Pope Francis Disappoints LGBT Catholics With New Edict

LGBT Catholics are expressing great disappointment with Pope Francis’s long-awaited document on marriage and family issues, The Joy of Love, released today. The document reaffirms the Roman Catholic Church’s opposition

Our Stories 30 Comments

THAT THING AROUND YOUR NECK (Part 2)

Previously on THAT THING AROUND YOUR NECK… * Every now and then, the best friend I love but cannot be with because he’s straight would say to me: “Flakes, please

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Photo: The Ring On It

That moment in the future when you can fabulously flaunt the fact that he finally put a ring on it.