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- Published on 07 August 2016
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Closer to home, Women’s Day or Women’s Month in South Africa has strong political roots, but generally, it is about striving for even handedness.
Women face devastating discrimination in South Africa, whether it be in the workplace or in the home, where thousands bear the brunt of domestic violence. It couldn’t be more different to Valentine’s Day, or a happy, shiny holiday like Easter with its foil covered chocolate eggs, but sadly, it has come to that – even with female graphic designers dressing it up, patronisingly, with pale pink flounces.