May 17th celebrates international day against homophobia and transphobia. May 17th was chosen as the day of the event because homosexuality was removed from the International Classification of Diseases of the World Health Organization (WHO) on May 17, 1990.
ROBERTO MILLAN was born in Pretoria on December 3rd 1985. He completed a BA in Information Design at the University of Pretoria and later made his way to Stellenbosch to…>
International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia
TODAY the world stands together against homophobia and transphobia, and Roberto Millan marks the occasion in his May cartoon for The Pink Tongue.
[see the cartoonist's note in the Sidelines column for more information]