Kabelo Chabalala
3 minute read
30 Sep 2019
8:33 pm

Start young to change the gender mindset

Kabelo Chabalala

In our quest to fight gender role stereotyping, we must also realise that we cannot completely overlook the differences between the genders.

Kabelo Chabalala.

Males and females are different and their differences are complementary in many ways. But today, we see girls and women's bodies turned into crime scenes. Mostly by boys and men. Before I go further, let me state this: A part of me strongly believes that our government is deliberately avoiding focusing on perpetrators of this gender-based violence (who are mostly boys and men). You don't need more than half a brain cell to understand that anything that isn't dealt with, or eliminated, right from its roots, has the potential to grow again. The crime stats revealed recently show that the...