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Thai drag queens hope new TV show brings LGBT acceptance

Thai drag queens hope new TV show brings LGBT acceptance

Before his shows at a jazz club in Bangkok, Pan Pan Narkprasert, 29, slathers layers of makeup on his face, emerging after two hours transformed into Pangina Heals, a larger-than-life, purple-lipped lady with a mass of blonde hair. A professional drag queen, Pan Pan performs a weekly show at the 1930s Shanghai-inspired venue in this […]

Thailand: Bill For Civil Partnership

In Thailand, a bill has been drafted by a parliamentary commitee, that, if passed, will allow gay men and women to enter into a civil partnership if they are at least 20 years old. Naras Savestanan, director of the Justice Ministry’s Department of Rights and Liberties Protection stated: