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New look at identity struggles
New look at identity struggles
IDENTITY: CONTEMPORARY IDENTITY POLITICS AND THE STRUGGLE FOR RECOGNITION by Francis Fukuyama (Profile Books)
Hormone drug shortage forces desperate solutions
Hormone drug shortage forces desperate solutions
It was a phone call to “something mundane, like a bank or something” that Germaine de Larch says he will never forget. During the conversation,...
No truth for Gambia’s queer people
No truth for Gambia’s queer people
Gambia is accounting for its past. Two years after the end of Yahya Jammeh’s brutal 23-year rule, the country’s Truth, Reconciliation and...
Africans say SA’s queer ‘haven’ is hell
Africans say SA’s queer ‘haven’ is hell
“I am one of the people who say: ‘Home is the best’ ... Coming to this country, I was thinking that I was going to a little...
Queer seniors left out in the cold
Queer seniors left out in the cold
For the past seven years, Derick de Kock has been working as a handyman at Cape Town’s Pride Shelter. In exchange for the “bit of everything”...
SA’s pioneer intersex and trans models
SA’s pioneer intersex and trans models
"God, I sound like Burt Reynolds or something. Thank God my boyfriend’s not here. I would have terrified him,” Lauren Foster says, letting out...
Myths shroud queer abuse
Myths shroud queer abuse
In the queer community the idea is that everything is fine — we are loving and sexing, and the only violence we must fear is from the...
Home affairs committee adopts Civil Union Amendment Bill
Home affairs committee adopts Civil Union Amendment Bill
The portfolio committee on home affairs in Parliament adopted the Civil Union Amendment Bill on Wednesday.
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...
EU to review its financial support for Tanzania over human rights concerns
EU to review its financial support for Tanzania over human rights concerns
On Thursday, the 28-member European Union said it was reviewing its financial support to Tanzania. "The EU and its member states are concerned...
Stella Nyanzi: The formidable feminist foe Museveni has failed to silence
Stella Nyanzi: The formidable feminist foe Museveni has failed to silence
Dr Stella Nyanzi, a queer feminist writer, activist and Research Fellow at the Makerere Institute for Social Research in Uganda, has been
‘Kanarie’: Coming out in a silenced era
‘Kanarie’: Coming out in a silenced era
Johan Niemand (Schalk Bezuidenhout) is a clumsily tall pupil in matric with Bambi eyes and a likeable quirk that he expresses through music. Two...

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