‘Two gay dads redefining the meaning of family through foster care’

John Guthrie and Dennis Cash never wanted kids. In fact, they had never even discussed the idea. But 20 years ago, an ad in the local paper made them stop and think – did they have what it takes to foster a child? Ignoring the doubts of friends and overcoming their own misgivings about how they may be perceived as a same sex couple, they … Continue reading ‘Two gay dads redefining the meaning of family through foster care’

‘LGBTI activists welcome life sentence on gay murderer’

The man convicted of murdering a gay learner in Potchefstroom in the North West has been sentenced to life. David Somolekae murdered 16-year-old Leslie Makousa by strangling him with a shoe lace in Promosa township a year ago. A passer-by found Makousa’s body in an isolated area of the township. Judge David Makhoba handed down the life sentence earlier. Continue reading ‘LGBTI activists welcome life sentence on gay murderer’