Category: Gay

Being Brown & Gay: Exploring ‘Sexual Racism’ In Singapore

Dear Straight People speak to Avinash Vardza Raju, Adrian Tyler, Audi Khalid, Shariff Rizwan, Virein Sudheer and Lery Villanueva, to find out more about their experiences with sexual racism and discrimination in Singapore.

XXO Party On The River: Organising A Gay Party During A Pandemic

As Thailand slowly returns to a sense of normalcy, one event making a comeback in 2020 will be XXO Party 2020.

White Party Bangkok: Asia’s Biggest Gay New Year Festival Is Coming Back

After months of anticipation, White Party Bangkok is set to return for its 6th edition on 31 Dec 2020 & 1 Jan 2021.

Out Of The Closet: Edison Fan Shares His Story

Edison Fan, the world’s leading gay Asian influencer, shares his coming out story and his take on the recent backlash he faced for voicing out on BLM.

A Personal Perspective Of How The Chase Tan Mediacorp Controversy Affected Me

This personal perspective of the Chase Tan Mediacorp controversy surrounding ‘My Guardians Angels’ shows the real world consequences of harmful media portrayals on Singapore TV.

Sean Foo – Letter To My Closet

The founder of Dear Straight People shares his regrets on not accepting himself earlier, and encourages others not to repeat his mistake by being someone that they are not.

Lery Villanueva – Letter To My Closet

Lery Villanueva from the Philippines, pens a candid letter detailing how he managed to overcome his dark youth to become the proud gay man he is today.

V-Rasak Pitaktrairong – Letter To My Closet

V-Rasak Pitaktrairong from Thailand, pens a letter to his closeted self, expressing a lifelong regret of ending a friendship due to the fear of being labelled as a homosexual