Category: Voices

I’m a Singaporean Who Went Through LGBTQ+ Inclusive Sex Ed in Taiwan, Here’s How It Was Like

A Singaporean who went through LGBTQ+ inclusive sex education in Taiwan shares her experience in the hopes of highlighting the importance of LGBTQ+ inclusive sex ed in schools, especially in Singapore.

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.

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.

Kor Vattanapoon – Letter To My Closet

Kor Vattanapoon from Thailand, pens a heartfelt letter that sheds some insight on how it is like coming out in Thailand.

Dacre Yeo – Letter To My Closet

Dacre Yeo from Singapore, pens a letter detailing struggles with transitioning and its accompanying social stigma.

Sebastian Miles Yao – Letter To My Closet

Sebastian from Singapore, pens a letter to his closeted self sharing his struggle and confusion with self-acceptance.

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.