Here’s the seventh episode of Season 2 of WQMD (We’re Queer My Dear) – the award-winning online web series that looks at issues and challenges facing the LGBTIQA+ community in South Africa.
In Season 2, the team tackle everyday topics and engage in constructive, educational and uplifting discussions and debates.
In this, the seventh episode, they talk to MP and Shadow Deputy Minister of Women, Youth and Disabilities Nazley Sharif about gender-based violence (GBV), LGBTIQA hate crimes and so-called corrective rape. Nazley is also co-founder of Safe Space, an online platform to report GBV and LGBTIQA crime incidents.
WQMD was created by Shenay O’Brien with director Jennis Williamson. Mambaonline.com – South Africa’s leading LGBTQ+ news platform – is once again the exclusive media partner for WQMD and will be releasing every episode weekly on our website and social media platforms.
The WQMD panel consists of drag performer Shenay O’Brien; accountant and entrepreneur, Jaco Venter; actor, presenter, beatboxer and activist, Tina Redman; and entrepreneur, performer and designer, Jodi Deerling.