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Court to clarify NG Kerk queer ruling
Court to clarify NG Kerk queer ruling
A group of religious bodies, the Alliance Defending the Autonomy of Churches in South Africa (Adacsa), has applied to the high court in Pretoria...
Fighting the ‘whiteness’ of hope
Fighting the ‘whiteness’ of hope
Relaying stories of her upbringing, Mel is full of funny little anecdotes. Flitting between uproarious laughter and mischievous giggles, she...
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....
Ways to be a super queer ally
Ways to be a super queer ally
Allyship has been defined by the Canadian PeerNetBC as “an active, consistent and arduous practice of unlearning and re-evaluating, in which a...
The art and struggles of drag
The art and struggles of drag
Looking through the archives of South Africa’s queer history in the library at Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (Gala) in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, is like finding the mysterious wardrobe into Narnia....
#THETOTALSHUTDOWN: Memorandum of demands
#THETOTALSHUTDOWN: Memorandum of demands
To His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa
Shutting down the blaming of women for rape
Shutting down the blaming of women for rape
When Linda Zakiyya Chamani was 17-years-old, she knew that she was a woman, even though everyone else kept telling her to be a man. There was a...
Trans Thai boxer rings changes
Trans Thai boxer rings changes
The red lipstick and pink sports bra make Nong Rose stand out as she trades blows with her twin brother in a Thai boxing gym, preparing for a...
Germany's top court requires legal option of 'third gender'
Germany's top court requires legal option of 'third gender'
Germany's top court Wednesday required parliament to recognise a "third gender" from birth, potentially making it the first European country to...
Welcome to the self-love club
Welcome to the self-love club
FAKA have always come across as artists for whom sound defines a large part of their practice. Formed by friends Desire Marea and Fela Gucci, FAKA...
Africa’s queer asylum seekers in search of land of milk and honey
Africa’s queer asylum seekers in search of land of milk and honey
To the rapturous applause of hundreds of thousands of spectators lining the streets of Stockholm, they repeated their heady chant: “Who are we?...
070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
On July 7 2007 two lesbian *womxn - Sizakele Sigasa and Salome Masooa were

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