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READING JOURNAL: Speaking out against Rape.

What’s the likelihood of a journalist in 2016 writing a story that’s mirrors Moipone Malefane’s Sunday Times article in March 2006?

Statistics say 1 in 3 women in South Africa will experience sexual violence in their life.

In March 2006 I was a 10 year child. Unaware of the realities of this world. Naïve. Political unaware. Social issues were of little interest to my young mind. Also in March 2006 Moipane Malefane, a journalist,  wrote an article on the silencing of women in ANC exile camps amidst the Jacob Zuma’s rape trial.

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