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World in Progress: South Africa's LGBTQ rights vs. reality

South Africa has been hailed as the most liberal African country when it comes to gay rights. The country's democratic post-apartheid constitution decriminalized homosexuality and banned discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. Today, the South Africa's LGBTQ community is free to do as they please — at least on paper, as Sertan Sanderson reports.

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