We all live and were born in a nation state. The passports that we have (or don’t have) limit or grant us our freedom to move. Even if we are ideologically against nation states and borders, they are still realities in our lives. People often connect stereotypes with countries they don’t know personally. At TQU we want to challenge these stereotypes and show different artists, activists, events etc. that are all part of the global queer community, and much more diverse than people might expect!

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Biawak Gemok is a radical zine distro focusing on the underrepresented and intersectional. It’s co-founded by Nine (economic migrant and pet-sitter extraordinaire) and Liy (stubbornly inclusive Malaysian-Muslim). Together we stock, source, and sell zines...


Places Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur Rainbow Rojak is held on the first Friday of every month on the rooftop of Marketplace in central KL. People can check http://www.facebook.com/rainbowrojak for updates. Merdekarya, is not a queer space but...


Shh…Diam! – Julie Don’t You Listen

Shh…Diam! is a queer band from Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. Julie Don’t You Listen is a song that has already been existing for a while (since 2009), but the video was just released late last year. For...


Groups & Organizations Malaysia

SEED Foundation | Malaysia PERTUBUHAN PEMBANGUNAN KEBAJIKAN DAN PERSEKITARAN POSITIF MALAYSIA (SEED) IS A NON-PROFIT, COMMUNITY-LED NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION RUN BY THE COMMUNITY FOR THE COMMUNITY. Source: seedfoundation.com.my/about-seed/ justiceforsisters stand by our sisters! Source: justiceforsisters.wordpress.com/...


Body 2 Body: A Malaysian Queer Anthology

Body 2 Body: A Malaysian Queer Anthology Body 2 Body: A Malaysian Queer Anthology is the first of its kind: a compilation of original creative writing on the gays, lesbians, bisexuals, transsexuals and transvestites...