The Hong Kong Pride Parade 2016. Photo: Dickson Lee

How Hong Kong passed homosexuality law, decriminalising same-sex acts, in 1991

  • Governor Sir Murray MacLehose had advocated in favour of decriminalisation 11 years earlier
  • A 1983 review concluded ‘the prohibition of homosexuality in law only came about in British colonies with the onset of the Victorian era’
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The Hong Kong Pride Parade 2016. Photo: Dickson Lee
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Singaporean rapper Joshua Su, aka The G3sha’s, new release, I’m OK, is about his struggle growing up gay in Singapore. Photo: Jack Shum

Singapore rapper comes out as gay in song, recalls childhood when he ‘didn’t have anyone to turn to’

  • Joshua Su, also known as The G3sha, had to hide his homosexuality for years and spiralled into depression that lead to a suicide attempt
  • He hopes new single, I’m OK, will help others grappling with their sexuality in conservative Singapore
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Singaporean rapper Joshua Su, aka The G3sha’s, new release, I’m OK, is about his struggle growing up gay in Singapore. Photo: Jack Shum
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