Sexual Orientation

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Bisexual women: are they only after sex?

Sexual Orientation
Some people feel that because a bi-woman is attracted to both males and females, she’ll always be up for having sex. Do you think that’s true? It's time to find out!

What it's like to be openly 'out' in Nigeria

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The Nigerian LGBT-activist Pamela Adie shares with Love Matters what it's like to be rejected over something she can't control and talks about her life as an openly lesbian woman.

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.