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Cricket South Africa accused of homophobia: Former cricketer Karen Smithies is claiming that CSA rejected her as team manager for the SA women’s cricket team because she is LGBTQ.
SANBS explains controversial PrEP blood donation ban: As it launches a new diversity campaign, the SA National Blood Service (SANBS) has insisted that
“There is an agenda” – The spectacularly queer new Lil Nas X music video: The music video for the Lil Nas X track Montero (Call Me by Your Name) is a stunning queer visual feast in which he gives Satan a lap dance.
Transgender professor Rachel Levine makes US history: It's a landmark moment as Dr Rachel Levine officially becomes the highest-ranking openly transgender person in the American government.
LGBTQ world first as Alan Turing banknote revealed: The Bank of England has revealed the design for what's believed to be the first banknote to feature an LGBTQ person, scientist Alan Turing.
Namibia | Same-sex couple’s twins remain stuck in SA: LGBTQ people rallied in Namibia in support of two baby girls separated from their same-sex family by an uncaring government.
LGBTQ travel | South Africa among safest LGBTQ+ destinations: Nigeria has again been rated the most dangerous place on the globe for LGBTQ travel, while South Africa drops six places.
Twins in limbo – Namibia tears apart same-sex family: Two newborn baby girls have been cruelly separated from their father because the Namibian government is refusing to recognise their same-sex family.
LGBTIQ+ rights highlighted on Human Rights Day: The rights of intersex children and tools for survivors and victims of discrimination were highlighted by LGBTIQ+ groups on Human Rights Day.
Nation mourns Zulu King accused of homophobia: For many in South Africa's LGBTQ community, the late King Goodwill Zwelithini will be remembered for perpetuating cultural homophobia.