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Video: The Ramona Flowers – Ghost

Video: The Ramona Flowers – Ghost

Another fabulous track from UK-based, indie/rock/electronic band, The Ramona Flowers! The new single is called Ghost, from their third album, Strangers, and the band are evolving into a force to be reckoned with on the world stage. Explaining their growing popularity, even with U2’s Bono, lead singer, Steve Bird, says: “We’ve supported a lot of bands […]

FGG: Afro Games 9-14 December 2018

FGG: Afro Games 9-14 December 2018

The FGG is delighted to announce the first LGBT+ international sports event in Africa! The event is being organised in partnership with South African FGG member organisation, KZN LGBT Recreation. For updates, you can follow at: Facebook.com/AfroGames2018

Film Review & Trailer: Hotel Artemis

Film Review & Trailer: Hotel Artemis

Frances Winston reviews Hotel Artemis, a film about a future dystopian Los Angeles  Directed by: Drew Pearce – Starring: Jodie Foster, Sterling K Brown, Jeff Goldblum, Zachary Quinto, Jenny Slate, Dave Bautista, Sofia Boutella So many movies have been set in LA in a dystopian future at this stage, that you have to wonder if filmmakers […]

Taste Kildare for free for a year!

Taste Kildare for free for a year!

To celebrate the Taste of Kildare food festival, organisers County Kildare Tourism are giving one lucky winner the chance to dine out for a year in 12 of Kildare’s best restaurants. The winner can eat out once a month and experience some of the county’s best food and hospitality.

Film Review & Trailer: The Incredibles 2

Film Review & Trailer: The Incredibles 2

Frances Winston reviews the long-awaited second movie in The Incredibles franchise Directed by: Brad Bird – Starring the voices of: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Samuel L. Jackson It’s taken 14 years for this sequel to reach our screens, and while the voice actors may be older and grizzlier, their on-screen […]

UK: LGBT asylum seekers denied refuge due to unfair demands – charity

UK: LGBT asylum seekers denied refuge due to unfair demands – charity

An estimated 6 percent of all asylum claims made in Britain between July 2015 and March 2017 were based on sexual orientation Gay and transgender asylum seekers in Britain are being unfairly denied refuge because authorities are demanding excessive proof of their sexual orientation or gender identity, and rejecting claims based on flawed assumptions, a […]

Scarlett Johansson quits transgender role after LGBT backlash

Scarlett Johansson quits transgender role after LGBT backlash

(Reuters) – Scarlett Johansson on Friday pulled out of a movie in which she was cast to play a transgender character, following a backlash from some members of the LGBT community, who believed the part should have gone to a transgender actor. Johansson, one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, had agreed to take a role in […]