Our bodies, our health, our rights, our lives
Today is #May28, the International Day of Action for Women’s Health, it is an important day.
Calling all happy snappers, semi-pros, fully-pros, wannabe-Olwethu-Chrissy-hybrids, hot messes and feeders of The Gram. Parenty is running a photography competition, sponsored by Canon, with some amazing prizes and the opportunity to showcase your creative talents. #nailedit.
An anonymous letter to every single South African.
15 September is Greenpeace Day and this week the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) special report on global warming was released.
The porcine celebrity has become a goldmine of literature, television and merchandising that keeps raking in the money.
The six-month-old’s name is in line with the regal family tradition that Nandi and her husband seem to have started.

DJ Fresh: Another one bites the dust?

When will #EnoughReallyBeEnough?

Shrinks offer their services to victims of trauma

‘We cannot solve the problem (of xenophobic violence) without looking deeper at the causes. As PsySSA, will are willing to help this nation to heal.’

Dros rape victim won’t have to relive trauma in court – NPA

The National Prosecuting Authority in Gauteng has set out to allay concerns about the 8-year-old victim, who is set to testify on Wednesday.

A new ride-hail platform for women, by women

Introducing a safe and secure way for women to get around.

The Great Equalizer Podcast – #enough

This week on the Great Equalizer, Sam flies solo at the end of #hellweek in South Africa. Luckily, postpartum doula and founder of The New Normal Genevieve Putter swoops in to relieve Sam from 60 minutes of monologuing.

Gender-based violence – Education is the answer

The fundamental changes that are needed are the ones that will stop gender-based violence from happening, not ones that react to it.

Plan to shut down Sandton in protest over gender-based and xenophobic violence

Activist Lindelwa Nxumalo says it is time government and business take meaningful and decisive action.

Rapist of 7-year-old girl slapped with life sentence

The police say the incident took place at a village in the Gilead policing area outside Mokopane in Limpopo.

When parents come together – Elana Afrika’s Baby Brunch

August 31st saw over 200 parents come together at a spectacular event presented by Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp in collaboration with FedHealth, Epimax, and Jacaranda FM.

Angels support women and children by restoring dignity in darkest hour

The Angel Network saw a feature on Carte Blanche about Rape Kits and decided to help, they collected funds for 2000 kits for women and children.

‘There are sickos out there’ – arrested teacher to parents just after Amy’Leigh was kidnapped

She also warned parents of the dangers of social media, urging them not to post pictures of their children online.

Teacher linked to Amy’Leigh’s kidnapping suspended

While the teacher suspect is in police custody, the school has hired a replacement.

Google to pay $170m fine for sharing YouTube kids data

The settlement also calls for the video service to change the way it handles children’s content.

Teacher among three arrested in connection with Amy’Leigh kidnapping

Two men and one woman were arrested on Wednesday evening, with reports saying the female suspect is a Laerskool Kollegepark employee.




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