Erica Emdon

Numsa strike against sexual harassment is a ‘powerful moment in labour history’

Almost 300 workers went on strike to force management to deal with a longstanding harassment allegation.

Sexual harassment still plagues the workplace

Institutions can set up a gender equity unit such as the one at Wits University to assist victims

Handled with care

Watching Lara Foot Newtown's play, Tshepang: The Third Testament, I was concerned about whether a play could successfully deal with a topic such as baby rape. I wondered how it could function effectively without toppling into sensationalism or, worse, sentimentality. Foot Newton's play does neither, and instead provides a very thoughtful, sensitive portrayal of this difficult topic, writes Erica Emdon.

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