Book Censorship Today

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 5 October 2019) From 22 to 28 September 2019, the Banned Books Week took place once again. And as already mentioned here in 2016, almost any excuse to ban books seems good, regardless of the country or place of prohibition and regardless of the content of the books concerned. Many websites, [...]

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Gareth Thomas: Openly HIV-positive and a Fighter Against Stigmatization

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 18 September 2019) Ten years after his coming-out, former rugby player Gareth Thomas revealed his HIV status on 14 September 2019. The former Welsh national rugby player, who ended his career in 2011, is the first British top athlete to come out as HIV-positive. He was also the first British national [...]

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Vanity Fair Places Bilal Hassani First Among the 2019 Most Influential LGBTI People in the World

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of March 27, 2019) Who are the 20 most influential LGBTI personalities in the world in 2019? On the website of the French edition of Vanity Fair, Bilal Hassani, a 19-year-old singer and this year's representative of France to the ESC, is at the top of a ranking that offers some surprises. [...]

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