Monthly Archives: June 2014

“喜欢”与“爱情” — “Liking” and “Loving”

Editor’s Note: Although this is a blog for mature gay men, we have included this delightful article about the feelings of “liking” and “loving”. After all, our mature gay readers have also experienced such feelings in the past, in the … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH:  PINK DOT SINGAPORE 2014 HAS HIT 26,000

It’s all over Facebook and I’m sure the news media too.  Amidst deafening applause, cheers, whistles and screams of delight, it was announced to the crowd at Hong Lim Park last night that we had hit 26,000 in attendance. This … Continue reading

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關你麼嘢事?  Reflections on Pink Dot Hong Kong 2014

Quite a few of the guests on the Pink Dot Hong Kong stage at Tamar Park last Sunday related how they responded to questions of the homophobic public with this phrase ‘關你麼嘢事?’.  In Mandarin it means ‘關你什麽事?’ and in English, … Continue reading

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WE ARE FAMILY:  THE FREEDOM TO LOVE

PINK DOT HONG KONG一點粉紅 Sunday, 15 June 2014, 2 pm Tamar Park, Admiralty, Hong Kong Island   Pink declaration:  Let’s support the freedom to love and build a more equal and inclusive society! There we have it: Pink Dot Hong … Continue reading

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ARE YOU FINANCIALLY HEALTHY?

Photo Source: http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/michigan/files/201309/financial_data_wiki.jpg Almost every man in the Singapore LGBTQ community prides himself on the ability to live an independent life, unconstrained by rules that bound other men in mainstream society. Building up a career, picking up any personal interest, … Continue reading

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OLD AGE FIGHTS BACK:  How to play the workplace game as a mature person

Let’s face it, life’s unfair.  Even though we may feel that we are entitled to more, having contributed our youth and energy to the organization we’ve worked for, our bosses aren’t going to sacrifice what they believe to be the … Continue reading

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OLD AGE TALKS BACK: Is Singapore ageist?

Have you ever heard your boss say, “If our old staff does not make way for our young staff, our company cannot move forward”? I have, from many different bosses.  I can understand it if I were in the armed … Continue reading

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