Powerful stereotypes at Big Gay Out

Auckland’s Big Gay Out is always an interesting time to watch New Zealand media further push the GLBT stereotype to Kiwi folk back home at their TVs, but one mainstream news show did us proud, nearly! By ANDY BOREHAM Mainstream media flock to Auckland's Big Gay Out — New Zealand's most … [Read more...]

Why I hate the term ‘straight-acting’ and everything it stands for

ANDY BOREHAM explains where the term ‘straight-acting’ comes from, how it’s dangerous, and why many gay and bi men hate to be associated with anything ‘feminine’. Ever since gay radio host Mike Puru announced his thoughts on ‘straight-acting’ gay men, I’ve had a newly invigorated … [Read more...]