Another National Women’s Day on August 9, yet GBV continues to rise

Rape is a social problem in South Africa because of toxic masculinity

National Women’s Day on 9 August commemorates the march of over 20,000 women to the Union Buildings on that day in 1956 to protest against the extension of *pass laws to women.



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Caroline de Braganza

Wise Older Woman (WOW). Poetry, essays, humor. Passion for mental health, social justice, politics, culture, the world. Incorruptible and proud South African!