June 15, 2016
On Monday afternoon I was walking along the Mall in Washington, DC, looking at all the flags at half mast in remembrance of the massacre in Orlando. 1,842 more words
Fifty people are now known to have died in Saturday’s shooting in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, and a state of emergency has been declared, the city’s mayor Buddy Dyer has said. 159 more words
I know. I know… This is one of a million articles about homoeroticism in fraternities. But this one is different because it happened to me. I saw it and I need to talk about it. 741 more words
The Politics of Black and White Gay Clubs in South Africa.
I woke up one Saturday morning feeling really keen to experience everything that the Cape Town gay club scene had to offer. 1,147 more words
So, it’s a Wednesday night and I’m reunited with some of my friends after we’ve returned from our hometowns after visiting family. The standard early-twenties thing to do to celebrate the nearing of the end of the three years of hell that some people call a degree is to go out for drinks and, with most of the Gay Village in Birmingham being either closed or lacklustre in the middle of the week, we had no option but to go to a “straight” club instead. 787 more words