Published in Mail & Guardian on 7 Feb 2013


130207mg - Gang Rape and Murder of 17-year-old Anene Booysen

Description & Background

The rape and gruesome mutilation of 17-year-old Anene Booysen has sparked a rare outburst of anger in a country that often appears numb to sexual violence. Zapiro's cartoon is a parody of the FNB advert broadcasted in January 2013.  "HOW THE HELL CAN IT HELP YOU?" 

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Anene Booysen


Rape / Murder / Gang Rape / Constitution / South Africa / Murder / Sexual violence / FNB advert

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We Give You Anene Booysen

.... There will be a day, a day when the gang rape, diselmbowlment and murder of a 17-year-old girl would actually result in more than 15 minutes of public outrage and the usual lip service from the authorities. That day should be today. Inkosi sikileli (africa...

The Constitution. How the Hell Can it Help You?


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