Corrective rape

By benim
In Children & Youth
Mar 29th, 2011
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South African children aged 12 to 17 are more likely to be raped than people of any other age, in a country where the incidence of rape is among the world’s highest, a minister said Tuesday. The women’s minister, Lulu Xingwana, said the finding was based on a study of people who sought he...
By benim
In Abuse
Feb 22nd, 2011
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An Ivory Park man was on the run on Monday after his wife caught him raping his 10-year-old step-daughter, police said. Warrant Officer Neldah Hlase said the girl’s mother left the two together on Sunday while she went shopping. On her return at 2pm, “the woman thought it was a dream̶...
By benim
In Abuse
Dec 22nd, 2010
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Each week, more than 10 lesbians in the South African city of Cape Town are taken by men into a makeshift shack, a back room, or dark street and violently raped with the goal of ‘turning them straight.’ Over 30 lesbians have been murdered in the country in the course of thousands of ̵...
By benim
In Abuse
Dec 11th, 2010
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South Africa. Nelson Mandela’s “Rainbow Nation.” Home to one of the most vibrant, active and creative activist movements of the 20th century. The first nation on earth to outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation in the constitution. The first African country to legalize sam...