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The Man With a Crooked Pinky

The Man With a Crooked Pinky

I have a friend. He’s gay.

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Human Rights Watch Letter to Najib on Seksualiti Merdeka

Human Rights Watch Letter to Najib on Seksualiti Merdeka

A call to reverse the ban on Seksualiti Merdeka.

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Equality, LGBTs and sections 377A & 377B: Part 2

Equality, LGBTs and sections 377A & 377B: Part 2

Notion of equality is still, not a familiar concept in our country, how about LGBTs?

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Privacy, LGBTs and sections 377A & 377B: Part 1

Privacy, LGBTs and sections 377A & 377B: Part 1

Are sections 377A & B of the Penal Code unconstitutional?

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Gay or Nay?

Gay or Nay?

Confession of an ex-homophobe: Nur Hidayah shares about her male friend who wears a skirt and her female friend who likes girls

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Mana Anu?

Mana Anu?

Malaysia’s first ‘gay’ film “… Dalam Botol” is well-acted, brave, original and also misleading — according to four reviewers.

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The Gagging of Lady Gaga

The Gagging of Lady Gaga

Pang Khee Teik on why gay anthems are important and why Malaysian radios are cowardly and hypocritical for censoring them.

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A Valuable Lesson from a Mak Nyah

A Valuable Lesson from a Mak Nyah

A realisation of subconscious prejudices.

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LoyarBurok’s Top 10 of 2010

LoyarBurok’s Top 10 of 2010

LoyarBurok casts a collective beady eye at the twelve months that was 2010.

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It must get better

It must get better

I find this campaign (It Gets Better in Malaysia) very human. It’s not just about promoting or glorifying the rights of lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgendered persons. It’s about treating and respecting them as human beings who don’t deserve to be bullied and certainly don’t deserve to suffer in silence.

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Menerima Ugutan Bunuh Bila Memberi Harapan

Menerima Ugutan Bunuh Bila Memberi Harapan

The following is the Bahasa Malaysia version of the media statement issued by Seksualiti Merdeka regarding death threats made against a Malaysian who posted a video on YouTube on his sexuality. The English version is at www.seksualitimerdeka.org.

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A Place To Call Home

A Place To Call Home

From calling Adam Lambert “too faggy” to being a part of the nation’s only sexuality rights festival – one former borderline bigot’s journey towards become a Rainbow Warrior.

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10 Things: You were too shy to ask about Seksualiti Merdeka

10 Things: You were too shy to ask about Seksualiti Merdeka

Top Ten Frequently Asked Questions the writer heard when inviting friends and strangers to Seksualiti Merdeka.

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Malaysia’s sodomy laws: Progress with the times!

Ever since the political trial against Anwar Ibrahim for sodomy in 1999, I had been hoping that the gay community in Malaysia (“the pink brigade”) would have spoken out against our antiquated sodomy laws and fought for equality of treatment for all consensual sex between adults. I have always believed that the rights of any section of our community must be fought for and led by that particular section, for only then can the exploited and those transgressed against be empowered in the process.

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“Gay rights are simply the rights of gay persons to live in peace and dignity,…”: Gabrielle Chong

19-year old Gabrielle Chong won the first prize at the recently concluded Bar Council Public Speaking Competition held from 9 to 12 December 2008. She spoke passionately about the continuing marginalisation and discrimination of LGBTs, and moved the judges with her simple message delivering the essence of what it means to be human. Do also […]

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