These South African women are telling the world, “Enough Is Enough,” in a protest against gender-based violence in South Africa last year. The protest was in response to the rape and murder of a 19-year-old college student in Cape Town, an incident that set off public outrage and prompted President Cyril Ramaphosa to sign a declaration to end the nation’s femicide crisis. Unfortunately, the declaration has proven to be ineffective, as hundreds of women have been murdered during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tap our link in bio to learn more about femicide around the world and what we can do to end it for good.
[📷 Jerome Delay/AP]