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Palesa Lebitse

Palesa Lebitse

    Rape myths inflict more harm on victims
    Rape myths inflict more harm on victims
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    Let’s open up about infertility
    Let’s open up about infertility
    A former boyfriend once told me he was ready to marry me — but before he made our union official, he said, we would have to get going with...
    Femicide needs its own laws
    Femicide needs its own laws
    My friend Camilla says each day of her life is lived in fear — fear that one day she could be next. Her husband of three years is verbally...
    Beyoncé does it for mothers
    Beyoncé does it for mothers
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    Oliphant in the room: How is she different to Penny Sparrow?
    Oliphant in the room: How is she different to Penny Sparrow?
    So it would appear that your mother is “a whore of the town” if you said that Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini is a drunkard...
    ​A single woman counts the cost of having a baby
    ​A single woman counts the cost of having a baby
    WOMEN’S RIGHTSConnie, 29, was expecting her second child. She was on the radio, asking for advice on how to invest her R5 000. She did...
    ​What amounts to rape is not widely known
    ​What amounts to rape is not widely known
    GENDERAs we reach the end of the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children on Saturday, and with a renewed awareness of...
    Managing expatriates
    Managing expatriates
    The increase in corporate globalisation requires companies to send professionals abroad to man offshore operations to achieve and sustain a...
    Continuing the gift in the name of Mama Tambo
    Continuing the gift in the name of Mama Tambo
    Wattville, in Ekurhuleni, faces socioeconomic challenges and it comes as no surprise that Adelaide Tambo championed initiatives that sought to...
    16 Days of Activism: Paying lip service to abuse
    16 Days of Activism: Paying lip service to abuse
     I'm sitting in my home in Diepkloof with my girlfriends Rachel and Lebo and we're asking ourselves: Have we made progress on this issue...