Orchids and Onions – 1st for Women shines a light on abuse

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Orchids and Onions – 1st for Women shines a light on abuse

Meanwhile, the Advertising Regulatory Board has done some weapons-grade ‘virtue signalling’ by banning a radio ad for Volkswagen’s Amarok bakkie.

It is easy to despair about ever being able to reduce gender-based violence in South Africa, which is one of the scars on the face of what could be a beautiful country. So much has been said, written and demonstrated through videos, documentaries and even activations … but the problem still seems as vast as ever. Does that mean we shouldn’t bother trying to get the message out? No. That’s the idea behind a new campaign by 1st for Women insurance, tying in with the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, which ends on Tuesday next week. I gave...



 


 

 

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