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South Africa Gay Rights

France's First Lady Has Pro-Gay Message For South Africa

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

France's First Lady Valerie Trierweiler met with South African gay rights groups on Monday to assess the grim reality for homosexuals in the country d...

Pride and Persecution: LGBT Global Love

Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson

I write about the hatred of LGBT people in Eastern Europe by religious and governmental authorities. I write about Jamaica where hating gays is a popular topic for music lyrics and where murders are escalating. Pride and persecution are both real. We rejoice in the good and confront the evil.

South African Gay And Transgender Beauty Pageant Winner Killed In Alleged Hate Crime

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Mystery continues to swirl over the grisly death of a South African man who identified as both gay and transgender. Mambaonline reports that Thap...

South Africa Leading The Continent On Gay Rights

The Atlantic | John Campbell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Unfortunately, much of sub-Saharan Africa is homophobic. Recent legislation, some proposed, some passed, condemns gay marriage and sometimes outlaws g...

South African Judge Locks Up Killers Of Openly Gay Woman

Posted 02.01.2012 | World

Activists in South Africa are commending a judge's decision to sentence four men convicted of killing an openly gay lesbian to 18 years in prison, Age...

Lesbians Targeted In Violent Rapes, Murders

AP | By DONNA BRYSON | Posted 07.11.2011 | World

EKURHULENI, South Africa -- They found Noxolo Nogwaza's body in a drainage ditch choked with trash and high reeds. The lesbian activist had been repea...