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Malaysia: ‘I Woke Up Gay’: LGBT+ band uses music to fight bias

Malaysia: ‘I Woke Up Gay’: LGBT+ band uses music to fight bias

With songs like I Woke Up Gay, and Lonely Lesbian, LGBT+ punk band Shh…Diam! is making a rare splash in Malaysia, using music to fight long-running discrimination. The four-member group is a rarity in a country where gay and transgender issues are often seen as taboo, cross-dressing is illegal, and sodomy is banned under a […]