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N. Mandela Foundation: AfriForum should be held in contempt over apartheid flag tweet
N. Mandela Foundation: AfriForum should be held in contempt over apartheid flag tweet
When AfriForum’s Ernst Roets tweeted an image of the apartheid flag, he was insulting the court...
YouTube comments disabled during US hate crime hearing
YouTube comments disabled during US hate crime hearing
YouTube disabled the comments sections of a US congressional hearing on white nationalism after it was overwhelmed by "hateful comments".
The Joburg suburb ridding itself of 'immoral' sex workers — with pangas and bullets
The Joburg suburb ridding itself of 'immoral' sex workers — with pangas and bullets
Sandra Sithole* was unsure what it was that wooshed past her ear. She discovered it was a rubber bullet the painful way, when the second one hit...
A lone gay man says 'enough' to hate rapes in Cape wheatlands
A lone gay man says 'enough' to hate rapes in Cape wheatlands
Marchillino Ambraal is not particularly in the mood for eating. He has had no appetite since what he refers to as “die voorvalle [the incidents]”. We are in a coffee shop near the Western Cape town of Ceres....
Cops can’t cope with hate crimes
Cops can’t cope with hate crimes
Tafadzwa Mahere* can recall little of the shack, except the streetlight streaming through one of its small windows. Dragged from the street at...
Gay men stalked via dating apps
Gay men stalked via dating apps
It was an impulsive decision but one that, more than a year later, Cheslyn Hendricks* still regrets.
After Brexit vote, hate crimes are on the rise
After Brexit vote, hate crimes are on the rise
The number of hate crimes against Britons of ethnic or religious minorities soared around the time the UK voted to quit the European Union and in...
Congress sends anti-white supremacist measure to Trump
Congress sends anti-white supremacist measure to Trump
The United States Congress has unanimously passed a resolution condemning neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) and other white supremacists, and...
Queer rights activists make their presence known in Parliament
Queer rights activists make their presence known in Parliament
With copies of the 2016 Hate Crimes Report in hand, Lerato Phalakatshela walked the corridors of Parliament, going door-to-politician’s-door,...
Our progressive Constitution is not enough to protect LGBTQIA+ people
Our progressive Constitution is not enough to protect LGBTQIA+ people
May 17 marks International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. But how safe are members of the LGBTQIA+ community in South...
Death of a ‘nice, kind girl’ rocks a community
Death of a ‘nice, kind girl’ rocks a community
The small, tightknit community of Driftsands near the N2 in Cape Town has been all whispers and murmurs since the assassination-style killing of...

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