Archbishop Desmond Tutu is a South African religious leader of great renown in and outside of this African country.
Below, are the faces of lesbians who were murdered because of their orientation. Their courage is an inspiration to us all. Their spirits remain with us.
Crystal Jackson, left pictures, and her girlfriend Britney Cosby, murdered in Houston, Texas
Noxolo Nogwaza was a South African lesbian LGBT rights activist and member of the Ekurhuleni Pride Organising Committee. She was raped, then stoned and stabbed to death by assailants in KwaThema, Gauteng.
The white rose – symbolizing innocent beauty and pure spirit
Lesbian Labrys (axe) – we will fight injustice
Rebecca Wright & Claudia Brenner – Rebecca was murdered – Claudia survived USA 1988. Read Claudia’s “Eight Bullets” on Amazon
26-year-old Duduzile Zozo was found murdered and raped with a toilet brush outside of Johannesburg, S.A in 2013
Eudy Simelane, South African soccer star – gang raped and stabbed 25 times (2009)