Tag: perspective piece

Behind Closed Doors – Working As A Gay Masseur In Singapore

A gay masseur from China sheds light on what it’s like to really work at a gay massage parlour in Singapore.

I’m HIV-positive And It Is Time For Singapore To Update Its Laws Concerning HIV Disclosure

Calvin Tan, a person living with HIV, shares his response to the recent incident involving the 48-year old Singaporean who was jailed for not disclosing his HIV status.

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.

I Made A Gay Film About Conversion Therapy Despite Singapore’s Censorship Laws. Here’s How It Went

It was only after I made a gay film called AQUA MAN 变信人 that I realised just how difficult it was to produce LGBT content in Singapore due to media censorship laws.

A Conversation With Truelove.is Pastor Ian Toh & Ex-Gay Member Jason Lim: Religion, Joanna Theng & The LGBT Community

We speak to Truelove.is Pastor Ian Toh and former ex-gay feature Jason Lim, to better understand their perspective on Christianity, the LGBT community, Joanna Theng, Jaime Lam and more.

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.

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.

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.