Body Language

 
Women, it’s okay to lust like men
Women, it’s okay to lust like men
When a friend invited me over breakfast to watch male strippers with her, a number of thoughts went through my head. The most important was: Do I...
Figureheads won’t help women
Figureheads won’t help women
I recently watched a programme on an SABC news channel about a woman who mixed paints for vehicles. She learnt the skill from her husband, who had...
The family unit is in crisis
The family unit is in crisis
As I read about our country’s problems and reflect on proposed solutions to tackle free education, job shortages and the restoration of the land,...
Islam and the first feminists
Islam and the first feminists
Women in Islam have slayed (with the sword and otherwise) for years. It’s a fact. But these facts are secrets. Just don’t read the Qur’an...
We need our foreign doctors
We need our foreign doctors
Even after more than two decades, Dr Akin Ogunronbi still recalls his first day of training at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town because it was...
Claiming your climax is hard
Claiming your climax is hard
This would have been my crowning moment: I would have taken to the stage and tearfully thanked past lovers and society at large for teaching me my...
Trans people have regrets too
Trans people have regrets too
I rang up my friend Kate after seeing a report on Russia TV about a university in the United Kingdom that reportedly approved then later rejected a...
Ask women about civil servants
Ask women about civil servants
In President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation address he said that “no nation can be free until its women are free”.
The grey anatomy of a bad date
The grey anatomy of a bad date
The recent tidal wave of sexual assault allegations involving powerful men will mean very little if it isn’t followed by a setting of higher...
Feminism’s got its groove back
Feminism’s got its groove back
Every dark cloud truly has a silver lining. January  20 last year witnessed the inauguration of Donald Trump, the most overtly racist and...
New year, new classism
New year, new classism
It’s the most stressful time of the year, when we start over by making expensive, ill-thought-out promises to ourselves, which almost always...
Sixteen days of denialism
Sixteen days of denialism
Like most state-sponsored campaigns, the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children aims to create a positive perception about...

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