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A History of Queer African Activism 

A History of Queer African Activism 

10 Jun 21

Joseph Yorke-Westcott

Exploring the evolution and growth of LGBTQ+ activism across Africa.
The Violence of Queer Misrepresentation In South African Media

The Violence of Queer Misrepresentation In South African Media

18 Jun 21
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Lethabo Mailula

An examination of the role media plays in perpetuating warped societal narratives and violence against queer people in South...

Where are We Now? :
The Aftermath of #EndSars and the Lekki Massacre

Where are We Now? : The Aftermath of #EndSars and the Lekki Massacre

09 Jun 21
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Hannah Ajala

An examination of the historical context and aftermath of Nigeria's most important modern movement. 

Sahrawi Women Continue to Lead the Anti-Colonial Struggle In Western Sahara

Sahrawi Women Continue to Lead the Anti-Colonial Struggle In Western Sahara

31 May 21
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Nour Kamel Ibrahim

At the forefront of liberation and sustaining the culture of the Sahrawi people amidst violence and erasure are its resilient...

I am Black, Muslim and French—Don’t Touch My Hijab

I am Black, Muslim and French—Don’t Touch My Hijab

10 Jun 21
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Sanaa Carats

Hijab-wearing Black Muslim women in France discuss the lack of safe spaces to engage in the discourse about how gender, race...

For African Feminists, The Digital Space Is a Minefield

For African Feminists, The Digital Space Is a Minefield

31 May 21
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Adedoyin Adeniji

African women and non-binary people have been using the internet to effect change. As Africa’s digital feminist space has...

Sahrawi Women Continue to Lead the Anti-Colonial Struggle In Western Sahara

Sahrawi Women Continue to Lead the Anti-Colonial Struggle In Western Sahara

31 May 21

Nour Kamel Ibrahim

At the forefront of liberation and sustaining the culture of the Sahrawi people amidst violence and erasure are its resilient...
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