Tag Archive | 2022 Gay Games

Australian fights homophobia with World Gay Boxing Championships

Australian fights homophobia with World Gay Boxing Championships

Lying sick in hospital, Martin Stark was not only worried about his poor health – the gay boxer was also crushed by the news that boxing had been dropped from the 2022 Gay Games. So the 45-year-old Australian decided to create another LGBT+ sports festival to achieve his dream of competing on the world stage.

Hong Kong gay pop star says Malaysia show dropped over LGBT support

Hong Kong gay pop star says Malaysia show dropped over LGBT support

A Hong Kong pop star said on Thursday last that she had been denied permission to perform in Malaysia because she campaigns for gay rights, amid criticism from activists of rising intolerance toward the LGBT community in the Muslim-majority nation. Singer Denise Ho, who is openly gay, said Malaysian officials told her promoter that her […]