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March 10, 2014

Telecoms company is protesting against Uganda's anti-gay law that punishes homosexuality with life in jail

Telecom company Orange is pulling advertizing from a Uganda tabloid that outed hundreds of gay people in the country.

Red Pepper, a prominent tabloid, published 200 names and faces of LGBTI people in Uganda sparking fears of mob violence.

Orange spokesperson Jean-Bernard Orsoni said: ‘Orange Uganda is advertising in most newspapers and radio stations in the country.

August 31, 2012

Stevie Wonder is wondering about Frank Ocean

R&B singer Frank Ocean has seen his popularity soar since coming out publicly as a gay man earlier this summer.

But now he's got fellow singer Stevie Wonder speculating about whether Ocean really is gay.

In an interview with the UK's Guardian, Wonder was asked if he was surprised that there could still be such a furor, in the year 2012, about a performer such as Ocean coming out as gay.