Media Releases

April 13, 2017

Is rape not the right metaphor!

She’s all yours, boss! Is #Zupta SA rape cartoon a step too far for Zapiro? People Opposing Women Abuse (POWA) denounce the depiction of the Zapiro […]
March 31, 2017

POLICE LACK OF ACCOUNTABILITY IS FAILING RAPE VICTIMS

The People Opposing Women Abuse, the Tshwaranang Legal Advocacy are deeply concerned by the spates of rape perpetrated against women in the country. As organisations working […]
August 29, 2016

Qwelane the HOMOPHOBE

Seven years ago POWA (People Opposing Women Abuse) filled a complained with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) against Jon Qwelane for hate speech.  The […]
August 25, 2016

PsySSA TO TESTIFY IN JON QWELANE HATE SPEECH CASE IN HIGH COURT NEXT WEEK

PsySSA (PSYCHOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF SOUTH AFRICA) is amicus curiae (‘friend of the court’) in a matter that concerns the contents of a newspaper article entitled “Call […]