Malaysia News and Stories
Among today’s headlines are LGBTQ migrants claiming they’ve left the Central America caravan headed to the U.S. due to discrimination
The web is aflutter with talk of Taron Egerton gay rumors, the Sabrina Netflix show that premiered this past weekend and more
A Malaysian newspaper, Sinar Harian, just published a checklist on how to spot gay people claiming gay men can be identified by their love of beards.
Tanzania closes HIV centers because a place for HIV tests and counseling apparently ‘encourages homosexuality’ — that and more in our look around the world
For all those who say politics don’t really matter — HB2 has caused calls to the Trans Lifeline to double. That and more in our roundup of the intersection of politics and queerness.
Is your child a gay or a lesbian? It’s hard to tell sometimes, so let Malaysia’s Education Ministry tell you whether they are or not with this helpful quiz!
We told you yesterday about Malaysian teachers identifying 66 effeminate boys who are presumed to be gay, and then sending them to a camp for masculinizing therapy. Today Malaysian Women’s Minister, Shahrizat Abdul Jalil, is speaking out against the institutionalized homophobia. Rightly accusing the masculinization camp of being traumatic and harmful[…]
66 teenage boys between the ages of 13 and 17 who were selected by teachers for being “effeminate” have been forced to attend a four-day camp to learn masculine behavior. The camp has been branded as a “self-development course”, and yet, Malaysian authorities are said to be making the boys[…]