rape culture

 
The silent protest shed light on rape but many choose to see it as anti-Zuma
The silent protest shed light on rape but many choose to see it as anti-Zuma
‘I think it’s an exciting moment,” says Sonke Gender Justice’s Dean Peacock of the state of gender activism in South Africa.
The opening film is the talk of the Durban International Film Festival – for all the wrong reasons
The opening film is the talk of the Durban International Film Festival – for all the wrong reasons
The opening night of the 37th Durban International Film Festival was an awkward and uncomfortable affair for many reasons.
We talk about boys and men being raped in conflict zones, but we don't listen enough
We talk about boys and men being raped in conflict zones, but we don't listen enough
COMMENTSexual violence is a tactic of war, used to humiliate, dominate and instil fear. Although the focus has largely been on women and...
Campus rape: Silence isn't going to cut it
Campus rape: Silence isn't going to cut it
COMMENTRape culture, a term coined as recently as the 1970s, survives on our campuses and in other places because, like any other culture, it...
Editorial: Stop the scourge of rape
Editorial: Stop the scourge of rape
Rape at South African universities has been whispered about for years, but talk about it is often shut up in internal processes. Now we’re talking...
Donor slashes support funding for SA rape survivors
Donor slashes support funding for SA rape survivors
Can South Africa afford to have post-rape assistance severely compromised?
Editorial: Spitting on women
Editorial: Spitting on women
It’s a pity that our politicians only start talking about gender-based violence when it is part of a power game and after one of their own is...
(Im)perfect wedding outrage has a silver lining
(Im)perfect wedding outrage has a silver lining
If you spend any time on Twitter on a Sunday evening, you would know one thing about South Africans: Our Perfect Wedding, the television...
Blame apartheid for rape stats
Blame apartheid for rape stats
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FHM features editor faces disciplinary action over rape post
FHM features editor faces disciplinary action over rape post
FHM magazine has received serious backlash after its features editor posted a distasteful rape joke on his Facebook page....

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