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Learning to live my truth as a gay person
Learning to live my truth as a gay person
I have fond memories of my childhood. The majority of these are awakened by songs I listen to or by walking past the animal-like biscuits in the...
Germany plans to ban gay, lesbian 'conversion therapy'
Germany plans to ban gay, lesbian 'conversion therapy'
German Health Minister Jens Spahn said on Tuesday he plans to write a law this year to ban so-called conversion therapies that aim to make gays and...
Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
Australia MP proposes to gay partner in parliament
A gay Australian lawmaker popped the question to his partner in parliament on Monday, with the first ever proposal in the chamber coming shortly...
​Where queer and disabled intersect
​Where queer and disabled intersect
Rejected by her family after coming out as gay, Patience Mufamadi-Mogashwa attempted suicide. She was diagnosed with depression.
​Botswana’s football has a new identity
​Botswana’s football has a new identity
For the tournament, we get various LGBTI [lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, intersex] support groups across Botswana to participate in five-a-side...
​Tackling a sports world that sidelines queer people
​Tackling a sports world that sidelines queer people
From the stands at the Wanderers sports grounds, Ronald Esbach watches with measured nervousness as his partner, George Groenewald, tries for a...
Damned if you do, damned if you don't: Should a white person talk about issues in SA?
Damned if you do, damned if you don't: Should a white person talk about issues in SA?
What is the right thing to do? I spend an extraordinary amount of time wrestling with this question. That’s not because I’m an especially moral...
Queer sport comes out of left field
Queer sport comes out of left field
On a balmy spring evening last week, with the scent of honeysuckle on the air, one of the more unusual rugby matches was played under the floodlights...
Double stigma leaves gay men with little hope
Double stigma leaves gay men with little hope
"They asked me why I was sleeping with men knowing that it was [a] sin," says Dingaan Cele*, frowning as he recalls sitting in a consultation room...
Straight in Dakar, gay in Paris
Straight in Dakar, gay in Paris
Musa grew up in Dakar, where his parents lived. They were Wolof, and from an even more elite minority within the Wolof: they were property...
[Video]Rape and murder in Ceres
[Video]Rape and murder in Ceres
A 21-year-old gay man, was raped, tortured and killed in front of a group of teens. Sonke Gender Justice speaks to David Olyn's friends and family.

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