Want to help in the fight against cancer? Here’s how you can... with cupcakes!

September is the month for Cancer Awareness that is focused mainly on cervical cancer and children with cancer. ...read more

How to tell if you are in an abusive relationship

Are you in an abusive relationship? Here are some signs to watch out for... ...read more

We need to talk about domestic violence

The silence around domestic violence needs to be shattered and Lili Radloff wants you to start the conversation. ...read more

Janay Rice releases statement defending Ray Rice

Janay Rice has taken to Instagram to speak out in support of her husband. ...read more

Helping illiterate adults take charge of their lives by teaching them to read

Mustadafin Foundation is giving families in the Cape Flats the gift of imagination and confidence thanks to their adult literacy programme. ...read more

Stop being so damn nasty!

Cath Jenkin wants to know why people are so mean to each other. ...read more

When you’re a victim of domestic abuse, leaving him is easier said than done

A reader shares her story, expressing why, for a long time, she was too scared to leave her abusive relationship. ...read more

The Oscar Pistorius verdict: What it says about our society

The judgement in the Oscar Pistorius trial is part of unjust script that society writes and expects us to co-perform. ...read more

Model scammed by pervert on Gumtree

UCT is investigating a matter where a student was using a Gumtree ad in order to solicit nude photos from models. ...read more

Dear family: I love you, and we’ll get through this together

With her sister in the hospital, Saffiya Ismail reflects that the strength found in family bonds is strong. ...read more

Why we all need to stop victim blaming Janay Rice and blame her abuser

The world was shocked by the video of Ray hitting his wife, but then everyone started asking why she didn't leave. Ruby Stone says we should ask why we're blaming the victim. ...read more

Fox News jokes about Ray Rice abuse video

A video of a man beating his girlfriend unconscious has leaked. Fox News's reaction? Make jokes. ...read more

Oscar akin to an abused woman? Heaven help us!

Instead of celebrating women's month, we've been faced with the Oscar Pistorius murder trial. Here are a few things to reflect on while we wait with bated breath for the verdict. ...read more

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