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South Africa Rape

Attacks on Obama Administration Policy Shames Christianity

Alvin McEwen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Alvin McEwen

Naturally, religious-right groups aren't happy with the Obama administration over this new foreign aid policy, or with Clinton's U.N. speech. Amidst the usual whining about the so-called radical gay agenda, two statements stand out.

'Corrective' Rape: Fighting A South Africa Scourge

Time | LEE MIDDLETON / CAPE TOWN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It was around 11pm on a Friday night in Gugulethu - a township on the edge of Cape Town - and Millicent Gaika, 30, was almost home when a man she reco...

Catch a Fire: Activists Fighting "Corrective Rape" in South Africa Take Campaign Global

Joseph Huff-Hannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph Huff-Hannon

Corrective rape, or rape against gay women as a form of "curing" them, has fast become a ubiquitous form of targeted sexual violence in South Africa.

South African Domestic Abuse Video Shocks Viewers (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A South African advocacy group's powerful ad about the realities of domestic abuse has become an Internet sensation, the Guardian is reporting. Pro...

South Africa Rape Study: 1 In 4 Men Admit Rape

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One in four men in South Africa admitted to raping someone and many confessed to attacking multiple victims, according to a new study conducted by the...

Child Raped In South Africa Every 3 Minutes: Report

News24 | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One child is raped in South Africa every three minutes, a report by trade union Solidarity said on Wednesday....

South Africa: 'Corrective Rape' Spreads To 'Fix' Lesbians

The Guardian | Annie Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The partially clothed body of Eudy Simelane, former star of South Africa's acclaimed Banyana Banyana national female football squad, was found in a cr...