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WNBA star Brittney Griner, who endured a challenging 10-month stint in a Russian prison before her release through a prisoner swap, has spoken out about her experience for the first time. Griner, who is expecting her first child with wife Cherelle Griner this summer, has opened up about her experiences...
Mysterious Ways
Exclusively for YOUR EX, Writer and director Paul Oremland reflects on the profound changes he has witnessed in societal attitudes toward the LGBTQ+ community in New Zealand. Our film, Mysterious Ways, is now available to stream on TVNZ+. It’s a gay love story about a Vicar who wants to...
Marcus Griffiths
In the world of rugby league, referee Marcus Griffiths stands out for his officiating skills and his courageous stand against homophobic abuse. Griffiths, who came out as gay in 2021, has faced a barrage of homophobic messages and even death threats, a harrowing experience he shared publicly, sparking a...
Ellia Green
Former Olympian Ellia Green, known for their remarkable achievements in rugby sevens, including winning gold at the Rio 2016 Olympics and silver at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, has opened up about being the first ex-Olympian to come out as transgender. In a recent conversation on the BBC LGBT Sport Podcast,...
Australian footballer Josh Cavallo has spoken out against homophobia after receiving death threats and hateful messages on social media. The 24-year-old Adelaide United defender, who publicly came out as gay in 2021, recently shared disturbing comments he received on Instagram, highlighting the ongoing struggle against LGBTQ+ discrimination in sports. In...
Matthew Mitcham
Olympic diving champion Matthew Mitcham has spoken about his difficult journey of coming to terms with his sexuality and battling with internalised homophobia and shame that deterred him from coming out. Mitcham, who in 2008 became the first openly gay athlete to secure an Olympic gold medal, shared that he...
Aidan Hyman
Californian athlete, Aidan Hyman, braved adverse conditions and battled health challenges like blood clusters and fever to make a strong statement by hoisting the Pride flag on one of the world's most challenging peaks, K2 in Pakistan. Sharing his experience with PinkNews, Hyman spoke of his determination to send a...
Istanbul Pride 2023
In a display of courage and resilience, more than 60 individuals were detained during Istanbul Pride, where thousands of LGBTQ+ activists and allies gathered to march in the Şişli district. Pride events in Turkey have faced systematic prohibition since 2015, with events as small as picnics and film screenings...

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