Category: LGBT Issues

In A World Of Coronavirus, Does Pride Month Still Matter?

In a world of coronavirus, Pride Month is still as relevant as ever. Global pandemic or not, acceptance, equality and diversity are all important hallmarks of society. Pride Month fights for these values, and so much more.

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Out Of The Closet: Justin Foo Shares His Story

Justin Foo’s experience as a signed artiste shines the spotlight on how queer public figures in Singapore are often forced back into the closet and pressured into putting up a ‘straight front’ if they want to make it in showbiz.

Coronavirus Outbreak Reveals Just How Deep Body Image Issues Are In The Gay Community

While the world scrambled for toilet paper in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, gay men bought home gym equipment revealing just how deep body image issues are in the gay community.

I Finally Forgave My Wife For Leaving Me To Be With Her Partner

A Singaporean man who lost his marriage when his wife came out of the closet to be with her lesbian partner details his struggles in this heartfelt piece.

Confession: I Wish The Gay Scene Was More Accepting & Inclusive

This candid piece from a 25-year old gay Singaporean reveals how lonely and isolating it can be for guys who don’t fit into the mould of the insta-famous gays.

Out Of The Closet – Teak Sowaprux Shares His Story

As co-founder of The Love Foundation, Teak Sowaprux is one of Thailand’s up and coming activists. From being ordained as a monk to getting involved in activism, this is Teak Sowaprux’s coming out story.

PrEP Insider Guide to Bangkok: Locations & Cost

We talked to some industry insiders in Bangkok to get insider information on where and how to get PrEP in Bangkok Thailand, catered to both locals and foreigners.

An Open Letter By The Founder Of A LGBT Drug Addiction Recovery Centre In Singapore

Alaric Tan pens a heartfelt letter to seek support for The Greenhouse, an LGBT drug addiction recovery center that he founded.

This Gay Asian Came Out To His Tiger Mum… And Got The Most Unexpected Response Ever!

It’s not often that Asian kids get a positive response when they come out to their parents.

This story of a gay Asian man coming out to his Asian tiger mum however, yielded a rather surprise ending.

Behind The Smiles: The Reality Of Being LGBT In Thailand

Thailand may seem like a safe haven for the LGBT community. But this ability of Thai society to accept queerness often does not extend towards a family member.