Queer News

Teen Lesbian Kills Herself After Mom Beats Her for Being Gay | South Africa

Above photo from The Trevor Project A teenager in South Africa’s rural town of Bethlehem has killed herself apparently because of her family’s unwillingness to accept her sexuality. It all began when the young woman was suspected of smoking, the bereaved mother told news24.com, asking the media not to identify her daughter. ‘My son came to me […]

Fashion

Model and Front-Runner: Double Amputee Oscar Pistorius the New Face of Thierry Mugler A★Men

(via www.nytimes.com) THE first thing that registers in a glance at the new advertising campaign for Thierry Mugler A★Men fragrance is that the model, shown running across the page, appears to have neon laser beams shooting out of his rump. The second thing is his physique, his thick slab of a chest and powerful forearms […]

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South African Rugby Hunk Jacques Snyman Hits High Notes; Anti-bullying Concerts

South African Rugby player and model Jacques Snyman is also a classically trained counter tenor. He is bringing his operatic talents to America during the Summer of 2011 for a series of anti-bullying concerts. If you are unfamiliar with counter tenors this voice coming out of this mountain of man may shock you. Raw talent […]

Health

HIV/Aids Program Receives 10 New Mobile Clinics as it Looks to Expand

“The Trucking Wellness program is not glamorous, but it works.” via www.engineeringnews.co.za SOUTH AFRICA-The Trucking Wellness programme on Friday received ten new mobile clinics, used to combat the spread of HIV/Aids in the trucking industry, taking its fleet to 15 units. The Sprinter-model clinics are used to provide primary healthcare, voluntary counseling and testing, screen […]

Queer News

Great Loss; 15 yr old, Jumped to his Death

Sticks and stones can break my bones but words can never hurt me, may need to be updated. I cry in my coffee this morning. ______________________________________________________ Schoolboy, 15, jumped to his death after rumors he was gay via www.pinknews.co.uk A Gloucestershire teenager jumped to his death after rumours circulated that he was gay, an inquest has heard. […]