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SA’s queer massacre | Gay man Lonwabo Jack murdered on his birthday: South Africa's queer bloodbath continues as Lonwabo Jack becomes the sixth (known) LGBTIQ+ person murdered in the last few months.
Listen: “Not gay enough” gay refugee abused by PTA cops: Zambian gay refugee Anold Mulaisho says he was physically and verbally abused by homophobic police officers in Pretoria.
“I’ve run from myself” The Bachelor star Colton Underwood comes out as gay: Former American professional football player and The Bachelor star Colton Underwood has revealed that he is gay after years of denial and self-loathing.
Queer hate rocks SA: Gay Gauteng man stabbed to death: In yet another suspected LGBTIQ+ hate crime, a gay man has been stabbed to death in a township in the Vaal area.
Fury at UNHCR as burned Kakuma LGBTQIA+ refugee dies: Activists slam the UNHCR after Kakuma Camp LGBTQIA+ refugee Chriton ‘Trinidad’ Atuhwera dies from burns sustained in a homophobic attack.
Queer individual Andile Ntuthela butchered and burned in Uitenhage: South Africa's LGBTQ+ community is reeling over the horrific murder of Andile Ntuthela, a queer person in the Eastern Cape.
Desperate bid to save burned Kakuma LGBTQIA+ refugees: On the morning of 15 March, a petrol bomb was thrown into a group of LGBTQIA+ refugees, allies and their children who live in Block 13 in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya.
New queer networking event launched in Jozi: A new queer networking initiative that aims to become a regular event on Joburg's LGBTQIA+ calendar was recently launched in Sandton.
SA’s LGBTQ+ community remembers Dr Sindi van Zyl as true ally: Members of South Africa's LGBTQ+ community are mourning the tragic loss of doctor and radio host Sindi van Zyl at the age of 45.
Gay sperm donor battles same-sex couple to see child: A court battle is looming between a gay man and a same-sex couple over access to the young boy that he helped conceive as a sperm donor.