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Helen Moffett

Helen Moffett

    Don't be surprised by Mabel Jansen - rape myths pervade South African courts
    Don't be surprised by Mabel Jansen - rape myths pervade South African courts
    I’ve been following the turbulent wake of Judge Mabel Jansen’s racist and inflammatory remarks on rape without...
    [From our archives] Angry feminist? Damn right I'm angry
    [From our archives] Angry feminist? Damn right I'm angry
    Earlier this month, on a Nigerian feminist’s Twitter feed, I spotted men earnestly arguing the case for child brides. In 2016. On International...
    What I really want for V-Day
    What I really want for V-Day
    This weekend marks the annual ritual of pink splashed around shopping malls, chocolates and red roses at a premium, and restaurants offering a...
    Funny what I can't laugh about
    Funny what I can't laugh about
    BODY LANGUAGE
    White man, you're on your own
    White man, you're on your own
    A year ago, I knocked myself out in a fall. Afterwards, I looked exactly like a battered woman: black eyes, missing teeth, split lips. In this...