Research Reveals Extent of Homo/bi/transphobia in South Africa

A Survey conducted in South Africa reveals that – although attitudes are improving – there is still prejudice and discrimination against LGBT people in South Africa. Only 51% of those surveyed thought that LGBT people should have the same human rights as heterosexual/cisgender people and 23% were still strongly opposed to same-sex marriage. The most […]

South African Townships Call on Government to Act Against Homophobic Violence

Attacks on lesbians in townships will only end once government denounces the incidents, a local rights group said on Saturday. Earlier in the week, two Gugulethu women were hospitalised after they were attacked by a man. They were allegedly beaten, kicked and verbally abused after leaving a night club in the township because they are […]