In South Africa, violence against women is reduced to a social media spectacle without solution

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- qz.com | 2 months ago

Technology has added a new dimension to an old South African problem, violence against women.

Like much else about the country, South Africa is stuck between progression and regression. It has the public discourse and legislation to air issues of gender violence, but the consequent actions fall far behind.

The manner in which these public incidents have played out are a glimpse of the lacking response left for women without the public platform.

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