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South African gangs use rape to “cure” lesbians (South Africa)

March 13, 2009


World — by Reuters  JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Gangs of South African men are raping lesbians in the belief it will “cure” the women’s sexual orientation, an aid agency said on Friday. NGO ActionAid said in a report titled “Hate Crimes: the rise of corrective rape in South Africa” lesbians were increasingly at risk of rape, […]