Carl Collison

​Flight to safety: A lesbian’s story of persecution in Uganda and her SA experience

A refugee tells Carl Collison about being hunted by soldiers, attacked by fellow Ugandans and seeking sanctuary in SA, where she was raped – twice.

LGBTI people in Uganda under threat, but undeterred

Despite the government’s efforts to criminalise them, and the spike in lynchings and violence, people’s spirit hasn’t been broken.

ANC and DA in neck-and-neck race to win Jo’burg; EFF could decide their fate

Election results so far show that the battle for the City of Johannesburg will go down to the wire.

Party vs person at core of Durban voters’ dilemma whether to vote for gay candidate

Should NGOs pin their colours to the mast in the political candidates they openly support?

A couch that creeps into fashionistas’ hearts

As the name suggests (songololo is the isiZulu word for "millipede"), the inspiration for the design comes from nature's ubiquitous creepy-crawlies.

Future is bright for wooden shades

Craig Cameron-Mackintosh and Chris Elliot's idea of wooden-framed and lightweight sunglasses has really taken off despite initial challenges.

The people’s pictures

Moses and his 14-strong collective mean business. Feeling rejected by the Month of Photography (MOP), currently sweeping Cape Town, they formed their own fringe event, cheekily named the Month of People's Photography (MOPP), Carl Collison finds out.

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