Sexual Orientation

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Sexual health for women: top facts

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Sex is great, but it can be difficult to figure out how to make it safe, especially if you are a lesbian, bi, or queer woman.

Queers are sleeping around: same-sex relationship myths

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You've been hanging around for 8 years now. Don't you have somewhere to be...?

Femme invisibility: too cute to be gay?

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Getting a date as a queer woman in Africa is hard enough – and it gets even harder when you have to come out at every possible corner.

Stud, femme stem, dyke & butch: what means what?

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LGBTIQ. So many letters, so little time. Aren't they all more or less the same? Nope, not at all! Let's get started exploring some of the terms.

Nigeria: when a law legalises hatred

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Valentine* was walking down a quiet street with an acquaintance from his university days, when, all of a sudden, three armed men emerged from a bush.

Homosexuality: myths busted

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With the tons of misconceptions about homosexuality out there, it can be hard to know what's true. So let's lean on science to bust some myths.

Dating in Nairobi: no longer safe for gay men

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Kenyan gay men need to be less horny and more cautious when it comes to internet dating. The risks involved are much worse than a broken heart.

Friends coming out: do's and don'ts

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Coming out as LGBT can is stressful for many reasons. Friends can be of great help in this phase. Make sure you know what you can do.