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South Africa's Law to Stop Hate Crimes Against Gays
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, world, society, South AFrica, South Africa, rights, news, culture, education, law, government, safety )

Cal
- 246 days ago - ipsnews.net
Although it was created in direct response to the increase of hate crimes against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in South Africa, the policy covers all forms of hate crimes, including xenophobic and racist attacks and hate
Nelson Mandela Changed a Divided South Africa With a Rugby Jersey
Society & Culture  (tags: world, politics, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, humanrights, ethics, sports, society, politics, rights, culture )

Cal
- 318 days ago - lohud.com
It was 1995, at the Rugby World Cup final, rugby's biggest game. Yet it was much more. It was nation-defining for South Africa, a transcendent moment in the transformation from apartheid to multiracial democracy.
RIP: Nelson Mandela, Former South African President and Global Icon, Dies at Age 95
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Nelson Mandela, legacy, south africa, apartheid, freedoms, human rights, world, politics, obituary, news, culture, sadness )

Cal
- 319 days ago - cbsnews.com
Nelson Mandela, who battled apartheid in South Africa before becoming its first democratic leader, died at his home in South Africa after several months of ongoing health problems. He was 95.
Tapping for Kids: Calm the Violence in South Africa's Township Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, children, education, family, government, sadness, safety, society, eftt, emotional freedom technique, rwandan genocide survivors, maori, south africa, anc, teaching, abuse, child, learners, pupils, emotionial freedom technique )

Elm
- 773 days ago - start.ac
EFT calms anxiety; in trauma survivors and PTSD. School Project needs comments at 'start.ac' to move into 'open for donors' stage. Restoring calm to angry hearts is urgent! Education is freedom: save our children - save our education! Comment at start.ac
ACTION ALERT: President Jacob Zuma: Save South African Farmers From Rape, Torture and Murder! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: south africa, government, investigation, crimes, murders, farmers )

Simone
- 1210 days ago - change.org
Estimated death toll: 3805. On farms, smallholdings and other rural sites such as wildlife reserves, game lodges, rural roadsides. This list is invariably incomplete and does not include all the names of all the murdered people in rural areas because
In South Africa's Black Townships, Being Gay Can Be Fatal
Society & Culture  (tags: murder, gayrights, rights, politics, world, violence, South Africa, society, interesting, humans, culture, education, law, safety, sadness, news, death, activists, abuse, women, usa, police, ethics )

Cal
- 1242 days ago - latimes.com
Noxolo Nogwaza died because she dressed like a man and wasn't afraid of anyone, friends and backers in Kwa-Thema say, one of the latest of a series of brutal rapes and killings of black lesbian women.
SOUTH AFRICA: STOP 'CORRECTIVE RAPE'! Please Sign This Petition!
Society & Culture  (tags: South Africa, Women's Rights, Human Rights )

Ben
- 1306 days ago - avaaz.org
To South African President Zuma: "We call on you to publicly condemn 'corrective rape', criminalise hate crimes, and ensure immediate enforcement, public education and protection to victims. This terrible practice can only be stopped..."
A Campaign Goes Viral to Stop 'Corrective Rape,' Used to 'Cure' South African Women of Homosexuality
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, society, politics, world, gayrights, corrective rape, South Africa, women, violence, rights, news, safety, humans, freedoms, ethics, culture, abuse )

Cal
- 1377 days ago - alternet.org
How a humble online petition to stop the barbaric practice of "corrective rape" in South Africa went global.
SOUTH AFRICA FARM WORKERS: 'There Is No Dignity'
Society & Culture  (tags: women, world, farm workers, South Africa, society, politics, rights, news, culture, government, freedoms, law )

Cal
- 1517 days ago - ipsnews.net
South African farm workers - especially female labourers - continue to be exploited, despite the existence of national labour laws and regulations designed to protect them.
Young South African Woman's AIDS Diary Touched Millions of Radio Listeners
Society & Culture  (tags: South Africa, Society, health, disease, illness, AIDS/HIV, stigma, death )

Dee
- 1955 days ago - online.wsj.com
Rising from a shack in a South African shantytown, Thembi Ngubane mined a personal tragedy to become an international advocate for people with HIV and AIDS.
   

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