While countries are moving toward penalizing homophobia and banning conversion therapy, Museveni, the president of Uganda calls homosexuals “deviants”
The question that arises is then; how much do people know about their cultures, traditions and faith as they were before colonialism, so as to truly understand what their culture is (the claim of an “African culture” as not taking into account the diversity of such a big continent)?
It’s about…documenting the realities of people who deserve to be heard, who deserve to be seen, and who are often excluded as part of the canon.
Nigerian filmmaker Uyaiedu Ikpe-Etim says she is tackling the subject head-on in her new film titled “Ife,” to create space for queer characters in the country’s prolific movie industry.
In Uganda, where homosexual acts are punishable by prison sentences, being openly gay requires an astounding amount of courage.
” There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus”
Canon Tutu van Furth who is the daughter of Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, and also a Lesbian Anglican Priest, will lead an inclusive service to protest the fact that spouses and...
If a woman was rich, in communities that allowed polygamy, she could also afford more than one bride.