Emotions run riot in the fight against gender violence

05 September 2019 - 05:57 By DAVE CHAMBERS, Dan Meyer, TANYA FARBER, PHILANI NOMBEMBE and ARON HYMAN
Protesters with sealed mouths outside WEF Africa on September 4 2019.
Protesters with sealed mouths outside WEF Africa on September 4 2019.
Image: Aron Hyman

In the Cape Town CBD, protests, water cannon and stun grenades. At UCT, a river of tears. In Khayelitsha, a mopping-up operation after an arson attack. And on social media, an avalanche of accusations of rape and harassment.

This was just part of Wednesday's fallout from the murder of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana.

 


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