Feminist History

 
The other side of the cell
The other side of the cell
There are so many stories about women who were detained for their fight for freedom from apartheid. These include the likes of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Albertina Sisulu, Fatima Meer and Ruth First....
BCM women led from the front
BCM women led from the front
In the early 1960s, the apartheid government banned the ANC and the Pan Africanist Congress. Many of their leaders and cadres took the decision...
A quiet partner in revolution
A quiet partner in revolution
In her brief testimony to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission about the treatment of her husband in prison, Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe highlighted the toll it took on her children. There were the strip searches that became part of their Robben Island visits, the night-time police...
Liberation’s forgotten foot soldiers
Liberation’s forgotten foot soldiers
The Women’s March of 1956 is often framed as a singular moment of women’s resistance and participation in the politics of apartheid South...

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