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Thousands of Singaporeans declare ‘We Are Ready’ at Pink Dot 10

Thousands of Singaporeans declare ‘We Are Ready’ at Pink Dot 10

Thousands of Singaporeans gathered in Hong Lim Park to declare ‘We Are Ready’ as the island nation’s long ‘Pink Dot’ campaign to decriminalise homosexuality entered it’s tenth year. This year the campaign operated under the banner ‘We Are Ready’ highlighting that it is time for Singaporeans to look at removing sections of the penal code […]

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Foreigner warned to stay away from Singapore’s Pink Dot gay rights event

Foreigner warned to stay away from Singapore’s Pink Dot gay rights event

Singapore’s Pink Dot celebration will be off limits to foreigners as the government puts additional restrictions on the gay rights event. Since it first began in 2009 Pink Dot has attracted larger crowd each successive year with over 28,000 people gathering in Hong Lim Park to shine a pink torch lights into the air as […]

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Gay couple go viral after homophobic opinion piece in Singapore

An image of two men kissing on a train in Singapore has gone viral after a fellow passenger snapped a photo and penned an opinion piece about the public display for All Singapore Stuff. “I was kind enough to take the pic without a direct shot of the boy’s face. I respect everyone’s rights, but […]

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Singaporean charged over internet threats against LGBT community

Singaporean charged over internet threats against LGBT community

A Singaporean man has been charged over threats he made online directed towards the nations’s LGBT community. The New Straits Times has reported that Singaporean citizen Bryan Lim appeared in court charged with using an electronic recording to incite violence. Lim alleged posted an open Facebook comment on the page of a group opposed to […]

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Singapore bans foreign companies from supporting LGBT events

Singapore bans foreign companies from supporting LGBT events

Singapore has declared foreign companies will no longer be allowed to sponsor events aimed at LGBT groups. The island state’s Ministry of Home Affairs has ruled that events held at Singapore’s Speaker’s Corner can no longer be sponsored by overseas companies. The decision is a hug blow for Pink Dot the annual event that has […]

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Sigapore’s Celebrates With Pink Dot

Sigapore’s Celebrates With Pink Dot

Singaporean activists has highlighted LGBTIQ rights in the Island nation with the annual Pink Dot celebration. Now in its seventh year, the event attracted a record crowd of 28,000 people. The event has grown from humble beginnings in 2009 when 2,500 people attended the first event. Last night’s gathering drew a crowd more than ten […]

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Singapore Banned Archie Comic for Same Sex Wedding

Singapore Banned Archie Comic for Same Sex Wedding

State media censors in Singapore have banned the sale of a ‘Life With Archie” comic due to its frank depiction of same sex marriage. Released in 2012, the cover features the interracial same sex wedding of Kevin Keller and his partner Clay Walker. The comic was banned earlier this year but news of its prohibition […]

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Pink Dot Singapore Draws Record Numbers

Pink Dot Singapore Draws Record Numbers

Singapore’s Pink Dot celebration has drawn a record 26,000 people. Now in it’s sixth year the event has grown from humble beginnings in 2009 when 2,500 people attended the first event. Held in Singapore’s official protest spot ‘Speaker’s Corner’ the event now takes over all of Hong Lim Park and surrounding areas. The 2014 event […]

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Pink Dot Set For June 28th

Pink Dot Set For June 28th

Singpore’s Pink Dot LGBT celebration will be on June 28th this year. Now in it’s sixth year the event has progressively grown. In 2009 2,500 people attended the first event. Last years event filled Speaker’s corner in Hong Lim Park with a crowd of 21,000 people holding pink lights made from torches and mobile phones. […]

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Singapore Turns Pink

Singapore Turns Pink

Singapore’s annual ‘Pink Dot’ celebration that shows support for same sex attracted people in the island nation drew a record crowd of 21,000 people last night. Now in it’s fifth year the event has progressively grown. In 2009 2,500 people attended the first event. Last night’s crowd filled Speaker’s corner in Hong Lim Park with […]

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