LGBTI

 
Pride people, 'wake the fuck up'
Pride people, 'wake the fuck up'
Fifteen years after the release of Simon and I, filmmaker and activist Bev Ditsie’s intimate portrayal of her friendship with fellow...
Policing communities: How the SAPS is failing to uphold LGBTI rights
Policing communities: How the SAPS is failing to uphold LGBTI rights
On the global stage, South Africa continues to reap praise from activists who hail its commitment to LGBTI communities. But inside the country, the...
​Where does it hurt?
​Where does it hurt?
“All the womenin meare tired. – Nayyirah Waheed
Nigeria's lesbians to challenge Act that prohibits same-sex marriage
Nigeria's lesbians to challenge Act that prohibits same-sex marriage
Blackmail, excommunication, mob violence, torture and rape. These are the realities Nigeria’s lesbian and bisexual women face – and they have...
​Lambda queers get feather in the cap but not from Mozambique government
​Lambda queers get feather in the cap but not from Mozambique government
Eight years after its inception the Mozambican Association for the Defence of Sexual Minorities (Lambda) — the only organisation in the...
South Africa, vote against African Group's anti-LGBTI decision
South Africa, vote against African Group's anti-LGBTI decision
Dear Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Justice Minister Michael Masutha, ambassador Nozipho...
Ugandan ConCourt ruling backs queer people's rights
Ugandan ConCourt ruling backs queer people's rights
When Uganda’s Constitutional Court ruled on Thursday to scrap a provision in the Equal Opportunities Commission Act it deemed unconstitutional, it...
​Africans fear Trump will cut health funds
​Africans fear Trump will cut health funds
Funding for vital HIV-prevention programmes could be adversely affected under a Donald Trump presidency.
There's no place like home for queer youth kicked out by their families
There's no place like home for queer youth kicked out by their families
She was five years old when her parents died and she went to live with her uncle. After years of verbal and physical abuse, the 22-year-old was...
​SA backs Africa Group’s view that LGBTI rights have no place in international law
​SA backs Africa Group’s view that LGBTI rights have no place in international law
Activists have levelled heavy criticism at South Africa following its decision to support a call for the suspension of the United Nations LGBTI...
LGBTI people in the DRC and Mozambique take to the air to foster understanding
LGBTI people in the DRC and Mozambique take to the air to foster understanding
In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Mozambique, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people have taken to the...
Slice Of Life: There's a younger me out there
Slice Of Life: There's a younger me out there
There is this misperception that the Feather Awards are only about fun. But we do a lot of other work people might not know of. About four or five...

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