#Equality

  • Article: This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    This Cote d’Ivoire Designer Made a Set of Emoji That Shatter Stereotypes About Africa

    By Pia Gralki  and  Itumeleng Letsoalo|Nov. 19, 2019

    Representation matters. Read more

  • Article: #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    #AfricansUnite: Some of the Continent's Biggest Music Stars Are Putting on a Show Against Xenophobia in South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 12, 2019

    It follows a spate of violent attacks targeting African immigrants. Read more

  • Article: Being Homosexual in Uganda Could Soon Be Punishable by Death

    Being Homosexual in Uganda Could Soon Be Punishable by Death

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Oct. 14, 2019

    The country would become the fifth in Africa to have such a severe punishment for homosexuality. Read more

  • Article: It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Oct. 8, 2019

    The Pan South African Language Board is working to protect the rights of the Deaf community. Read more

  • Article: This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    This Is My Journey of Interrogating Anti-Blackness Within South Africa’s Coloured Community

    Sept. 24, 2019

    Carissa Cupido is from Cape Town's Cape Flats. Now, she's seeking answers about her heritage. Read more

  • Article: Meet the First Openly Queer Miss South Africa Contestant

    Meet the First Openly Queer Miss South Africa Contestant

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 28, 2019

    Sibabalwe Gcilitshana talks pride, representation, and beauty pageants with Global Citizen. Read more

  • Article: 13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week

    13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 9, 2019

    From Hong Kong to Harlem, people called for equality and action. Read more

  • Article: 5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows

    5 of the Most Inspiring Female Characters From South Africa’s Favourite TV Shows

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Aug. 9, 2019

    TV shows should have characters that reflect the diversity of their audiences. Read more