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From victims to victors

khulumani01 Survivors and families of victims of South Africa´s apartheid past found the Khulumani Support Group in 1995. Khulumani lobbies and advocates for the unresolved and unfinished issues of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).
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Mainstream media marginalises

Behind the Mask understands itself as a communication initiative on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered and intersex rights on the African continent and exists since 10 years. Their mission: To change negative attitudes towards homosexuality and same-sex traditions on the African continent. Their means: Independent, journalist activism.
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The infinite tragedy

“Refugees are the ambassadors of injustice in the world“ says the Italian journalist Gabriele del Grande. Their tragedy is described in his recent book “Mamadous Fahrt in den Tod” (Mamadous journey to death). An interview with Gabriele del Grande.
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Fractious constellations

“Trouble” is possibly the word, which describes Judith Butler´s work most accurately. Her iconic publication “Gender Trouble” triggered an international uproar and revived the discussions around gender, sexuality, desire, identity and power at the beginning of the 1990s. Her reflections specifically influenced feminist and queer-theoretical discussions as well as debates in political philosophy and ethics.
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