Today
You have spoken Africa
Yesterday…rolling stone… red pepper… * Declared…
Kill them …Hunt them down…
Today…
You have publicly refused….
Africa
You have commissioned…
Never again…
Shall I be Hunted…Killed…
Not in your name…
Africa…
Shall I be Raped…Tortured…Arrested…Again… Today
You have made right…My humanity…
Your voice…means Justice…
For Me…and my African kind…
Today…
We are HumAfrican…Observers…
To make Right…and Just and Humane…
Our Being…Africa…and else…
Today
You have spoken
Today
You have made right…
Today
You have Just/i ed…My humanity….
Today
You said…I am an African…

Fikile Vilakazi, 28 April 2015

*Rolling Stone and Red Pepper are Ugandan tabloids that have “outed” hundreds of lesbian and gay people and incited violence against them.

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