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Issue 344, April/ May 2020 - Out Now!

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/ by Sandro Kortekaas / April 02

The Dark Male Model: Forbidden Words in Art

In the Black Pete debate and that about the Golden Age, a term that should no longer be used as a concept, and in the run-up to an exhibition about the history of slavery in the Netherlands at the Rijksmuseum, gallery Mo........ read more...

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


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 exception.. > read the full story


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

in memoriam length: 4 min.

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 the full story

columns & opinions

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

UPDATE: Cancelled due to Corona measures

Cinema Het Ketelhuis on the Westergasterrein will again serve as the GLBTQ hotspot for cinema enthusiasts from March 12 till March 22, 2020. .. > read the full story

films & books length: 13 min.

Pieter van Aken is also known as Pieter Bear and is forty-eight years old. He lives and was born in The Hague and is a master painter. Currently, he focuses more on restoring the paintwork of old barr.. > read the full story

scene length: 6 min.
/ by Wil Groot / March 03

’t Mandje, the oldest gay bar in the Netherlands

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 Netherlands and now also a m........ read more...

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