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11 August 2008

  • 11th August 2008

    Book on LGBT life in Muslim cultures published

    Jama is passionate about trangendered people and gay women

    2:29 PM — The editor of gay Muslim magazine Huriyah has released a book about LGBT people in the Islamic World. Afdhere Jama's book 'Illegal Citizens: Queer lives in the Muslim world' follows the lives of 33 people in 22 countries including Nigeria, Lebanon, Indonesia, Bosnia, China, India, Israel, and Ukraine.

  • McKellen and Callow strike out at anti-gay bishop 11

    Sir Ian accused bishop of preaching homophobia

    12:51 PM — Sir Ian McKellen and Simon Callow, two of the UK's most prominent gay actors, have spoken out against Bishop Joseph Devine. Devine, on of Scotlands most prominent clergymen, expressed his disproval of McKellan's recent honour from the Queen in a controversial speech to St. Aloysius College in Glasgow earlier this year.

  • VIP tickets for Gay and Lesbian World Cup on sale now 1

    The tournament will take place from 24th to 31st August

    11:39 AM — Limited edition VIP tickets for the International Gay and Lesbian Football Association (IGLFA) World Championship are now on sale.

  • No alimony for wife of gay ex-governor Jim McGreevey 1

    McGreevey had an affair with a male staff member

    10:08 AM — A New Jersey divorce court judge ruled on Friday that gay ex-Governor Jim McGreevey will not have to pay alimony to his ex-wife Dina Matos.

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