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Issue 344, April 2020 - Out Now!

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  • From our Editors
    The COC calls on schools to adopt a clear position, namely that online and offline bullying due to sexual orientation and gender identity is unacceptable. If it does happen, the school should act. > Read the full story
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    From a celebrated tennis champion to maligned oracle: Margaret Court has travelled that route in more than half a century. The 77-year-old former Australian tennis player was honoured for an exceptional sporting achievement. > Read the full story
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    Dear Neighbors to the North, Michou is no longer with us. Michou, I hear you say? Michou of Cabaret Michou, in the Parisian art district Montmartre. His real name was Michel Georges Alfred Catty. > Read the full story 4 min.

/ by ASV Gay / March 20

Student LIfe: Hurray, Hurray, We Exist Ten Years!

We can finally say it. A.S.V.Gay has turned ten! That means ten years of parties, social events and, above all, ten years of creating a safe place for GLBTQ+ students. read more...

This year, the Burgemeester Dales Award is awarded to Ben Loth of Amnesty International Nijmegen. > read the full story


The East Side River State Park in Brooklyn will soon be renamed the Marscha P. Johnson Park. Johnson. Marscha P. Johnson was a pioneer in the area of transgender rights and, together with her friend S.. > read the full story

history & politics

Without a past there is no present, let alone a future. This certainly applies to the Spijker Bar, which has been located at the start of the Kerkstraat since the late 1960s. The Spijker Bar has stood.. > read the full story

events & agenda length: 5 min.

Backdoor’s fifth year Anniversary party last January was a ball with Amsterdam's venue Melkweg completely sold out. > read the full story

nightlife & reports

Ties are no longer cut off, but the big butcher knife Aunt Bet van Beeren (1902-1967) used for cutting the guests’ ties can still be admired. I’m in ’t Mandje, the oldest gay bar in the Netherla.. > read the full story


Two friends. Two generations. Two gay columnists. Two poets. Two worlds. One poetry collection. Last month, actor and writer Jan-Simon Minkema and poet Rick van der Made launched their joint poetry vo.. > read the full story

films & books

The dates for Carnival and Valentine's Day sometimes coincide. This was also the case in 1999. Although I had not lived in Brabant since 1997, but in Rotterdam (before returning to the Province of Bra.. > read the full story

columns & opinions length: 4 min.

There is a glimmer of hope for multi-parent families waiting for an arrangement for multi-parenthood and custody. The Dutch Lower House wants Minister Sander Dekker (Legal Protection) to look for solu.. > read the full story

history & politics
/ by Norbert Splint / February 27

Amsterdam Bear Weekend: from Sauna and Bear Cave to Hug of the Year

The Amsterdam Bear Weekend (ABW), now traditionally held during the third weekend of March, shows that cooperation between three organizations in the Amsterdam gay community can be successful. read more...

A date via the gay app Grindr ended fatally for 25-year-old Kevin Bacon. He was stabbed at the home of murder suspect Mark Latunski (50), hanged, and even partially eaten. > read the full story


Art, theatre and culture come together in the typical canal belt area bar Spijker on the Kerkstraat. The Spijker bar is the oldest, the friendliest and most attitude free gay bar in Amsterdam and open.. > read the full story


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