Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo introduced his own underwear line in cooperation with the Danish textile group JBS: CR7 by Christiano Ronaldo. For this celebrated sports star, it is the very first step into fashion design.
Dear Neighbors to the North, This was the title that newspaper “De Morgen” ran on June 4 on the American campaign for luxury hotel chain the Marriott. Hugging men on a bench, a gay couple with children, the marriage of a lesbian member of staff of the hotel chain. With this imagery and matching photos, the Marriott wants to attract GLBT and (trans) couples.
Last May, history was made on Cyprus with the first Pride demonstration in the capital Nicosia. This historical moment now means that in all countries in the European Union Pride demonstrations are held!
Not because Angela Merkel is in favour, as she is also against "gay marriage", but because she was forced by judgement from the German Constitutional Court that puts same-sex couples level with straight couples for assessing income tax, creating equal tax rights for same-sex couples.
According to the Eindhovens Dagblad, a spokesperson of the archbishopric Utrecht has stated that the presentation of the photo comic book ‘Zonde’ by Ype Driessen in the Sint Willibrordkerk ‘has not been cancelled because of his homosexuality, but because the title and the promotional text of his book’.
A very large majority of the Dutch parties in the senate, VVD, PvdA, PVV, SP, D66, GroenLinks, 50Plus, OSF, the Animal Party and CDA senator Wopke Hoekstra, voted in favour of the parliamentary bill by Pia Dijkstra and Gerard Schouw of D66. The rest of the CDA, the ChristenUnie and the SGP voted against.
On Saturday August 2, the nineteenth edition of the Canal Parade will take place as the highlight of Amsterdam Gay Pride. This year, the responsibility for this event is in the hands of a new organization. The backbone of ProGay, which has organized the Amsterdam Pride over the last years, has started its own organization.
In honor of the upcoming Folsom Street Fair, Folsom Street Events is picking up a tattoo theme for its latest installment for the Folsom Street Fair poster image. The sexy image was unveiled at the end of May in a viral marketing campaign, featuring five members of California’s leather community in an erotic interpretation of a tattoo shop.
Earlier this year, René Smith showed drawings, paintings and collages under the title “Manorama” at the Bureau of General Services - Queer Division in New York. On the occasion of this exhibition, Abi wrote on gayletter.com: “When I saw this body of work for the first time, I got the impression that it was created by a gay man
This summer, the Dutch-Russian team Walking Together will participate in the Annual Four Day Walking Event in Nijmegen. Walking Together consists of GLBT activists from Nijmegen and various cities in the Russian Federation. During the summer festivities, the local Pink House will show works by Russian artists.