Inside the minds of men who think of rape as recreation

24 November 2019 - 00:00 By CLAIRE KEETON

"On Friday nights we used to get together, have something to drink and think about what we can do," a young man from KwaZulu-Natal told researcher Benita Moolman when she was interviewing sexual offenders in prison. " 'Let's go out and rape' is what we would [decide]."

Moolman, who interviewed 72 convicted sexual offenders for her PhD, said the man spoke about rape in a casual manner, "very much as a form of recreation"...

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