Shameful: 1,603 women killed, 98 convicted in three years


Every year in August, SA celebrates women for the stand they took in 1956 against the oppressive government of the day.

Women like Lillian Diedericks and others have, since that women’s march on August 9 1956, played their role in the fight against injustices, including against the vile apartheid regime...

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