Tag: Rebecca Helman

Should we not be talking about rape cultures?

Should we not be talking about rape cultures?

  By Rebecca Helman The idea of “rape culture” has become increasingly prevalent in discussions about sexual violence in South Africa. Black feminist student activists, in particular, have made visible the ways in which university campuses are steeped in “rape culture” The publication of a cartoon 

A Double Violation

A Double Violation

Rape and Race – A Double Violation. Rebecca Helman writes about how racism affects those who have been raped and how it affects how we think about and respond to those who have been raped   The nurse approaches me in the waiting room. “Who