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SA LGBTIQ+ Rights Watch: July 2022: An overview of LGBTIQ+ rights violations reported in South Africa in July 2022, collated by OUT LGBT Well-being and MambaOnline.
Yaya Mavundla launches clothing line with a purpose: Queer Comfort, a new clothing line by transgender pioneer Yaya Mavundla, has been launched to support transgender people in need.
WQMD – Pronouns, Identities, Expressions and You: In this episode of WQMD, reality TV stars Sis Tamara and Yahto Kraft open up about their queer identity, expression and pronouns.
WQMD – Experiences, Stories and Evolution of SA Drag Culture: In this episode of WQMD, Shenay sits down with three South African drag superstars who open up about their experiences in the world of drag.
WQMD – Dr Beverley Ditsie: A South African Queer Icon: In this episode, the WQMD team are in the presence of queer royalty, the iconic Dr Beverley Ditsie - one of SA's most influential queer voices.
New Queer Music: Nakhane, Armand Joubert & Makhosi Lwazi: Nakhane, Armand Joubert and Makhosi Lwazi have released a new batch of proudly queer music. Watch and listen here!
South African queer Muslims denounce hateful fatwa: A group of South African queer Muslims have asserted that it is indeed possible to be LGBTQIA+ and Muslim, in defiance of a recent anti-queer fatwa.
Watch! Mohale: On the Record trailer released: Showmax has just dropped the trailer for Mohale: On the Record, a tell-all interview in which Mohale Motaung will tell his side of the story.
WQMD – Navigating What it Means to be Intersex: Crystal Hendricks joins the WQMD team to talk about the issues and obstacles intersex individuals have to navigate in a traditionally binary society.
Bringing family-friendly drag shows to Hout Bay: Eleven years after converting an old fish factory in Hout Bay into a weekend hotspot, Bay Harbour Market introduces family-friend drag shows.