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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
Breaking the chains that bind
Breaking the chains that bind
One does not need to elaborate on how historic a moment it is to be seated in front of legendary Kenyan writer and academic Professor Ngugi wa...
Celebrating queer survival
Celebrating queer survival
Lining the walls of Johannesburg’s Goethe-Institut, large-scale black-and-white images offer an intimate, seductive and ultimately celebratory peek...
A queer thing is going on in southern Africa’s churches
A queer thing is going on in southern Africa’s churches
Pitting themselves against conservative religious institutions, a few dedicated activists in Lesotho, Swaziland and South Africa are working to gain...
Becoming a woman and learning how to love, respect and take care of her
Becoming a woman and learning how to love, respect and take care of her
As someone who spends a good deal of her time writing about her lived experiences, I do a fair bit of thinking about subjects like gender,...

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