2013 Sept. 29: Soweto Pride 2013

This is what happened when the Black LGBTI & Queer community claimed their citizenship to combat homophobia/ queerphobia/ transphobia/ xenophobia and lesbophobia on the streets of Soweto in Johannesburg…

Part of Inkanyiso’s video archives.

+ 5oo people were in attendance, mostly from various townships of Johannesburg. An event hosted by the Forum for the Empowerment of Women (FEW). This marked 9th anniversary since this pride was formed.
Soweto Pride was conceptualized by Phumla Masuku in discussion with Donna Smith who were both staff members at FEW.

Photo gallery to follow…

Video | This entry was posted in Johannesburg, Know Your SA Queer History, Knowledge, Lack of Resources, Love, Mainstream media, Malibongwe Swane, Networking, Organizations, Penetrating mainstream spaces, Pride March, South Africa, We were (t)here, Xana Nyilenda and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

5 Responses to 2013 Sept. 29: Soweto Pride 2013

  1. Pingback: 2013 Sept. 30: Intimate kisses at Soweto Pride 2013 | inkanyiso.org

  2. pheladi says:

    Eish ave babahle yoooh

  3. Nthabiseng says:

    Nyc, wsh I ws dr

  4. kirro says:

    nice pics guyz,bahlabantwana bagezile.zekhe ndifakwe nam madoda!!!

  5. Pingback: 2013 Oct. 11: Meet our own lesbian actors | inkanyiso.org

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