Photographs capture life as a black lesbian in South Africa

South African FlagJune 14, 2015 – PBS NewsHour – South African photographer and activist Zanele Muholi is on a mission to bring the experience of black lesbians in her home country to the forefront, as many members of the community face high rates of violence, including incidents of so-called “corrective rape.” Muholi’s work is on display at the Brooklyn Museum through November. NewsHour’s Tracy Wholf reports.

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via Photographs capture life as a black lesbian in South Africa.

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