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Lesbian Violence Explored
A look at violence as experienced by lesbian women in South Africa. The article also considers the agents involved in perpetrating and, potentially, solving this issue.
Author: Nitasha Moothoo-Padayachie
Created: 2004
Country South Africa
Added: 11 October 2013
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Arranging Prejudice: Exploring Hate Crime in Post-Apartheid South Africa
A look at hate and violent crimes in light of South Africa’s history and race relations.
Author: Bronwyn Harris
Created: 2004
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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South Africa’s Social Conservatism: A Real and Present Danger
This article investigates how publicly expressed opinions of influential figures have impacted on homophobic violence in South Africa.
Author: Dale T. McKinley
Created: 2010
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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Hate Crimes against LGBTI in South Africa: Homophobic Violence as Patriarchal Social Control
The report looks at the experiences of black lesbian women and transgender people, and the reporting of violence against these groups by the media.
Author: Peggy W. Y. Lee
Created: 2008
Added: 07 October 2013
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South African LGBTI Youth
This report looks at the needs of LGBTI youth from an organisational and service-delivery perspective.
Author: A.H Butler & G. Astbury
Created: 2005
Country South Africa
Added: 11 October 2013
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Guns and Roses: Advocacy in an Emerging Democracy
A comparative analysis of two successful South African advocacy campaigns: the Gun Free Campaign and the same-sex marriage campaign. The article provides insights for future advocacy campaigns in emerging constitutional democracies.
Author: Marian Nell & Janet Shapiro
Created: 2009
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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Fear for Life: Violence against Gay Men and Men Perceived as Gay in Senegal
The report looks at arbitrary arrests of gay men and men accused or suspected of being gay.
Author: Dipika Nath
Created: 2010
Country USA
Added: 07 October 2013
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Violence against Women in South Africa: A Resource for Journalists
A guide for journalists and other media practitioners for reporting on gender-based violence and related issues.
Created: 1999
Added: 07 October 2013
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Hate Crimes: The Rise of ‘Corrective Rape’ in South Africa
The report contains personal accounts of lesbian women who’ve been violated. The report looks at contributing factors and the failures of the criminal justice system to aid these women.
Created: 2009
Added: 07 October 2013
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