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  • Acclaimed lesbian film ‘Rafiki’ comes to the big screen in South Africa August 21, 2019
    Director Wanuri Kahiu’s acclaimed lesbian-themed love story, Rafiki - which was banned in Kenya - opens in South Africa on 30 August. The post Acclaimed lesbian film ‘Rafiki’ comes to the big screen in South Africa appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • Edwin Cameron lauded as a queer South African hero August 21, 2019
    South Africans from all spheres of life have praised activist, jurist and judge Edwin Cameron as he stepped down as a Constitutional Court justice. The post Edwin Cameron lauded as a queer South African hero appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • Singer endures homophobic abuse from Durban bar owner August 21, 2019
    A straight Cape Town-based musician has experienced both a gay-bashing in PE and then days later homophobic verbal abuse from the owner of a Durban pub in which he was performing. The post Singer endures homophobic abuse from Durban bar owner appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Luiz DeBarros
  • Palestinian LGBTQ group ban condemned August 21, 2019
    A Palestinian LGBTQ group has been banned by the state's leaders and warned that its members will be arrested if they continue with their activities. The post Palestinian LGBTQ group ban condemned appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • Opinion | We cannot microwave social change August 20, 2019
    It is important that we develop a creative morality, which places inclusion, rather than exclusion, as the default approach around public discourse. The post Opinion | We cannot microwave social change appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Prince Charles
  • Bringing Ball Culture to Jozi: What’s good with Lelowhatsgood August 20, 2019
    South Africa's entertainment industry is booming with emerging queer talent. One of these standout voices is Ntsikelelo Zane Meslani - popularly known as Lelowhatsgood. The post Bringing Ball Culture to Jozi: What’s good with Lelowhatsgood appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Mihlali Ntsabo
  • The United Nations wants to know how happy you really are August 20, 2019
    A United Nations survey is aiming to find out just how happy LGBTI+ people around the world are with their quality of life. The post The United Nations wants to know how happy you really are appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • LGBTQ theatre: No Easter Sunday For Queers August 19, 2019
    The debut production of No Easter Sunday For Queers, the award-winning script about a tragic queer love story, will premiere at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg. The post LGBTQ theatre: No Easter Sunday For Queers appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • NMB Pride waves South African flag high in Germany August 19, 2019
    The Braunschweig Sommerloch Festival (Braunschweig Pride) in Germany experienced South African LGBTQ+ flair this past week, thanks to NMB Pride. The post NMB Pride waves South African flag high in Germany appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa online.
    Roberto Igual
  • “Proud to be trans, proud to be sex workers, and even prouder of their stunning sense of style” August 16, 2019
    A book of photographs of trans women sex workers, many of whom are homeless and live near the Castle of Good Hope, was released on Women’s Day. The post “Proud to be trans, proud to be sex workers, and even prouder of their stunning sense of style” appeared first on MambaOnline - Gay South Africa […]
    Ashraf Hendricks