AfriForum leans on gay-bashing columnist in apartheid flag case

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AfriForum leans on gay-bashing columnist in apartheid flag case

FREE TO READ |In the case over gratuitous displays of the old SA flag, AfriForum has found an unlikely bedfellow in Jon Qwelane

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The unlikely pairing of former columnist Jon Qwelane and Afrikaner rights group AfriForum will be at the centre of the 1928 SA flag appeal case.

Last August, gratuitous displays of the old flag were declared hate speech by the Equality Court in Johannesburg, following submissions by the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

The foundation launched its application after reports that the flag was flown at a Black Monday demonstration against farm murders in 2017...

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