What to Wear To The Metro Manila Pride Festival

So, you’ve decided to march in Metro Manila Pride this year. Congratulations! Pride is an annual fest of fabulousness, acceptance, love, and – naturally – pride in one’s gender and sexuality. But the ever-present question asked at every event keeps niggling at your mind: what do I wear? Not to worry, hypothetical person. I’m here […]

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Of Pride, not Prejudice

June 14, 2016 by Fire Sia COMMUNITY 0 Comments

Back in the 90’s when I was in college, there were few avenues towards SOGIE awareness. I knew I was different. Although I was attracted to men, my attraction for women was developing and I was horrified; mainly because I was very confused.

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[CONVO] #KAKAIBEH: What is it like to be an LBTQIA woman in the Philippines?

METRO MANILA, Philippines – It has been 105 years since the world first started celebrating International Women’s Day and 27 years since the Philippine National Women’s Month was declared. In this time, how much of the conversations about the social, economic, and political achievements and concerns of women have been about lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LBTQIA) women?

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“Margarita With A Straw” at the Active Vista Film Festival talks about disability and bisexuality

The Active Vista Human Rights Film Festival organized by DAKILA and in partnership with Metro Manila Pride, presents “Margarita, With A Straw.” Showing on February 27 (Saturday) at Cine Adarna in UP Diliman, this is a film with “a lot of heart and powerful performances” about the life and coming out story of a young bisexual […]

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