African Feminists in Solidarity with Palestine

Generation after generation, Pan-African elders and Black/African feminists have been unafraid in their support for the Palestinian people’s resistance against settler colonial occupation. Today as we witness unimaginable levels of violence, cutting…

Fighting Against Erasure at Pride Afrique

For LGBTQIA+ persons in Africa, our very existence is a struggle to stay alive. Activism is a pathway foisted upon us by our lived realities without our consent. We go to bed…

When The Only Way Out Is Death

This year marks 126 years since women of Al-Matama in Sudan tied themselves together and plunged into the River Nile to escape the humiliation of rape. Now, history is repeating itself.  On…

Unbridled Homophobia in Ethiopia

For days, the hunters have been gathering in their thousands on Telegram groups and TikTok live sessions, devising ways to capture their prey. They exchange notes about how to spot the “homosexual”.…

Take Courage Step Back and Rest

Transitions and change are the only constants in life. We grow, we regress, and sometimes we plateau.  But how do we measure progress and according to who, especially if one is involved…