Back to Top
Thursday 28 May
86439 users - now online: 1027 people
86439 users - now online: 1027 people login
  Gay News : issues published : 222

Published in
Gay News issue 222, February 2010 (12)

or go to Gay News

In the New Issue of Gay News 344 April/ May/ June 2020

Porn DVD Review - Sean Storm’s Insatiable Anal Cravings

While roaming the internet you sometimes come across photos which strike you as special. This happened to me with a photo of a young man lying very invitingly on bed. Fortunately the caption mentioned the name of the gentleman exposing his gorgeous behind: Sean Storm. When I also came across a beautifully vulgar shot of Storm copping it through a glory hole I realized this was not just a prickteaser but someone who delivers what he’s got on offer, and I was fascinated.
read more

Sex For Sale

No New Light On The Hidden World Of Gay Prostitution

In 1983 Boudewijn Büch published an article on the “lush wilderness of German publications from the glory days of culture-philosophic and sexuality-science craze” at the beginning of the twentieth century, in the collection “Het orgasme van Lorre” (Lorre’s orgasm).
read more

First gay marriage in Latin America

In the Argentinean city of Ushuaia two men got married. This is the first same-sex marriage in Latin America

Alex Freyre (39) and his partner Jose Maria Bello (41) wanted to get married in Buenos Aires on the 1st of December already but a court order blocked the ceremony at the last moment. The Argentinean high court will still have to rule on the matter of same-sex marriages.
read more

Fashion Designer Francisco van Benthum: ‘It’s My Drive To Make Beautiful Things’

He’s definitely considered one of the best Dutch designers for men. His clothes look un-Dutch, which is a big compliment. His collections look international and can compete with the best brands from the fashion industry. And although he shows his work in Paris his clothes are for sale in The Netherlands.
read more

Letter from Brussels - Homophobia Award

Dear Northern Neighbors,

The central bureau of Flemish gay/lesbian/bisexual federations Çavaria has nominated the Flemish minister for Welfare, Jo Vandeurzen (CD&V) for the annual Homophobia Award, an award for someone who has openly and publicly damaged the image of gays or who’s been very negative about the subject in general over the past year.
read more

Introducing... Taylor Lautner

Early January rumors started circulation on the internet that Taylor Lautner had died. Taylor who? Taylor Lautner, born February 11, 1992 and a popular actor in the series “The Twilight Sage: New Moon,” which hasn’t made it to the Dutch television, yet. Lautner began acting in 2001, appearing in the made-for-television film “Shadow Fury.” He subsequently had roles on several series and also appeared in a number of other television shows and movies.
read more

Judge Rules Bareback Porn Should Be Allowed

In the February 2007 issue of “Gay News” the then editor-in-chief concluded an editorial about whether some subjects are not fit to print in gay publications, with some thoughts about the question whether we “should pretend bareback porn doesn’t exist, just as in the American gay porn industry actors who’re involved in bareback productions get a ‘Berufsverbot’ from the mayor studios [...]
read more

A Last Look at 2009

Gay News columnist Chris Andreas gives a candid review of gay Amsterdam’s highs and lows in 2009.

The year 2009 saw the long-awaited revival of the Reguliersdwarsstraat as Amsterdam’s main gay strip, with the re-opening of Café April and Havana after many years of renovations and uncertainty. And in the last week of the year, Reality Girls, a new bar for sisters of color opened its doors further up the street.
read more

The Rebirth Of Photo Comics

Photo comics were never that big in Holland, perhaps because they were seen as too slow and too explanatory. We’ve gotten used to the fast images of YouTube and other digital highways. Indeed, compared with these communication techniques a photo comic seems old-fashioned, like a dust-track with potholes. It reminds us of the slow stripteases of girls in “naughty” magazines of the seventies. A classic cartoon with drawings is fine, but pages with photos and text balloons?
read more

Paata Sabelashvili, has been released

Paata Sabelashvili, board member of ILGA-Europe’s Executive Board and a leader of the Inclusive Foundation in Georgia, has been released and is now recovering after nearly two weeks detention. Nevertheless ILGA-Europe is concerned with the continuous surveillance of the Inclusive Foundation office by Georgian police, including tapping the telephone conversations of the Inclusive Foundations staff. On December 15 2009 the office of the Inclusive Foundation, a well known Georgian LGBT organisation, was raided by the police.
read more

Advice for people with hiv traveling to the US

From the fourth of January the travel restrictions to the US have been lifted. This means that you can travel to the country without any problems from the 7th of January.

The Aids Fonds and the HIV Vereniging advise you to bring along a phone number just in case problems occur. Contact Immigration Equality via +1.212.714.2904. Or via email They have said to offer assistance when necessary.
read more

Information campaign condom use for boys

Young boys that have just come out of the closet as gay or bisexual often have unsafe sex. Information campaigns on hiv and condom use should be especially targeted to this group at risk. This is what psychologist Dirk Franssens advises. Over the past years he has conducted an internet based research on sexual behavior of young gay and bisexual boys who have experienced their coming-out less than a year ago.
read more


Do not miss out on any of our issues!

Subscribe now and receive Gay News each month discreetly upon your doorstep. From only € 19.


Famous Cruise Club

learn more |visit

Pink Pijp & RB borrel

maandelijkse lokale bewoners borrel

learn more |visit

bottom image

Entire © & ® 1995/2020 Gay International Press & Foundation G Media, Amsterdam. All rights reserved.
Gay News ® is a registered Trademark. © articles Gay News; duplication forbidden. Inclusion only allowed after written approval of the publisher, with clear source mentioning Articles used by third parties will be invoiced and cashed where necessary. Gay News | ISSN: 2214-7640 | ISBN 8717953072009 | Wikipedia.
Follow Gay News:
Twitter Issuu
RSS (dutch) RSS Editors (dutch) self-employed Escortboys

Contact us

© 1995/2020 Gay News ®, GIP/ St. G Media