LGBTI

 
Cruel warders target trans inmates
Cruel warders target trans inmates
Bras, panties and hairpieces are some of the items Akhona Tasha Gumbi had ready to take into the Sun City male prison facility for her year-long...
Why Dutee Chand's 'coming out' is more complicated than it seems
Why Dutee Chand's 'coming out' is more complicated than it seems
Star Indian sprinter Dutee Chand recently made global headlines for the second time in her competitive career, when she announced to the press that...
​Kenya high court will not repeal anti-LGBT law
​Kenya high court will not repeal anti-LGBT law
In what is being described as “a blow for human rights”, the Kenya high court on Friday ruled that laws targeting lesbian, gay, bisexual and...
There's no winning for Malawi's queer community in presidential poll
There's no winning for Malawi's queer community in presidential poll
Next week, Malawians will go to the polls to elect a president, members of Parliament and local councillors. But, no matter who wins, queer people...
Legal clinic is empowering queer communities
Legal clinic is empowering queer communities
It has been a little over a month that OUT Wellbeing’s LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) legal clinic has been open, but...
First black woman elected Chicago mayor in historic vote
First black woman elected Chicago mayor in historic vote
Chicago on Tuesday became the biggest United States city to elect a black woman its mayor, as voters put their faith in an openly-gay political...
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...

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