LGBTI

 
Why are our schools unsafe for LGBTQI+ children?
Why are our schools unsafe for LGBTQI+ children?
LGBTQI+ South Africans face discrimination on a daily basis, despite constitutional protections. Whether they are at school, out...
​Victory for queer kids in Limpopo equality court ruling
​Victory for queer kids in Limpopo equality court ruling
The Seshego equality court has ordered the Limpopo education department to pay Nare Mphela, a transgender woman, R60 000 in compensation for...
And the word was ... How a writer can promote hatred
And the word was ... How a writer can promote hatred
Freddy Mathekga holds veteran journalist Jon Qwelane in high esteem, describing him as “a prominent writer; a noble man”.
Malawi to halt prosecutions against LGBTI community
Malawi to halt prosecutions against LGBTI community
For as long as he can remember, Chikumbutso Nyondo had one simple piece of advice about preventing HIV drilled into his head again and again: get...
​Queer students battle for inclusion
​Queer students battle for inclusion
The youth grabbed Dewaldt Visser by the collar, spat in his face and said: “Fok off uit hierdie huis uit. Jy behoort nie hier nie. [Fuck off out...
​Queerness, desire and disability
​Queerness, desire and disability
‘People are crazy,” John Meletse laughs. “They think disabled people can’t have sex; that we have no desire for sex. But we’re the same as...
​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.
​Queer Muslim women are making salaam with who they are
​Queer Muslim women are making salaam with who they are
“The day I left for Mecca, I told myself and God that if, by the time I came back to Cape Town, I still feel this way towards women — still...
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...
We’re all made in God’s image
We’re all made in God’s image
BODY LANGUAGEI recently stormed out of a friendship because the friend described me as “openly homosexual”, to which I responded: “How...
'Love thy neighbour' as long as they're not queer
'Love thy neighbour' as long as they're not queer
Religiously sanctioned homophobia is the “greatest obstacle” to the full acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI)...
Love thy neighbour: LGBTI activists descend on Grace Bible Church
Love thy neighbour: LGBTI activists descend on Grace Bible Church
A lot of things happen to us as LGBTI people just ends up a news story that dies down. But I like the idea of continual engagement."

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