BIG READ: The US Supreme Court decision on abortion is not about the right to life

2022/06/28 07:49:00

BIG READ: The US Supreme Court decision on abortion is not about the right to life

BIG READ: The US Supreme Court decision on abortion is not about the right to life

The deliberately polarised debate is not about human rights at all: it is about politics, state power and control, writes Kristina Bentley

Kristina BentleyIn June 2012 a series of pictures were published of a woman in the aftermath of a late-term, forced abortion, a casualty of China’s one-child policy. She lay sideways on a hospital bed, her hair covering her face, as if she had just been dumped there, like garbage. Next to her was the body of the seven-month baby girl that she had been forced to deliver pre-term, poisoned in utero.

The images of Feng Jianmei and her baby were pure horror. What was done to Feng and her baby was violent and obscene. She had a decision forced upon her, about her body, the size of her family and her fertility. It was the law of her country at the time. Her decision to have a second child was not deemed hers to make...

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28 June 2022 - 05:08 Kristina Bentley In June 2012 a series of pictures were published of a woman in the aftermath of a late-term, forced abortion, a casualty of China’s one-child policy.After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, DStv’s biggest night, the Mzansi Viewer’s Choice Awards that celebrate the best in television, movies, music and media personalities were back in full swing, giving fans and viewers at home a night of pure entertainment.27 June 2022 - 12:02 By Lihle Ngcobozi #JusticeFor hashtags which are mostly similar in their nature: a woman has either been killed, sexually abused, or has been found dead after a search campaign has been trending on social media.The South African Reserve Bank is now forecast to follow up the 50bps hike in May with another 50bps rise in July.

She lay sideways on a hospital bed, her hair covering her face, as if she had just been dumped there, like garbage. Next to her was the body of the seven-month baby girl that she had been forced to deliver pre-term, poisoned in utero. The Kokovha singer walked away with the Favourite Artist/Group and Favourite Song awards for her mega-hit Ghanama, which features Prince Benza. The images of Feng Jianmei and her baby were pure horror. Over the last few years there have been numerous #JusticeFor hashtags which are mostly similar in their nature: a woman has either been killed, sexually abused, or has been found dead after a search campaign has been trending on social media. What was done to Feng and her baby was violent and obscene. “Two years ago, I asked and begged to perform on this stage because I knew [that] one day is one day,” said the 25-year-old muso. She had a decision forced upon her, about her body, the size of her family and her fertility.” “Why not a 75bps SARB hike in July in ‘sympathy’ with the Fed and central banks in countries like Chile, Mexico and Poland that have all recently upped the ante with moves of 75bps?” Although this should not be ruled out, and will be assessed closer to the meeting, the BER said that there are at least three factors arguing against such an aggressive response in South Africa: Inflation: First is the lack of meaningful underlying (core) demand-driven inflationary pressure in South Africa, at least not yet.

It was the law of her country at the time. They all sang happily as Ngcobo received the award. In Pumla Gqola’s recent book,  Female Fear Factory,   she shows us how the function of fear is to discipline. Her decision to have a second child was not deemed hers to make.. Afro-tech DJ Shimza also became a topic of discussion on the socials after he made a special shoutout to his partner, Athi Geleba, while accepting the Favourite DJ award.. Ultimately, fear and discipline function to communicate modes of power, and that language of communication is expressed in bodily harm, sexual assault and a host of other forms of abuse. B Premium This article is reserved for our subscribers. Veteran actor and businesswoman Connie Ferguson walked away with Favourite Personality award and dedicated her award to her late husband Shona. Recession: Third is the likelihood that the global recession narrative is likely to ratchet up in the next month, which should soften expectations for the magnitude of global interest rate hikes.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily. Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.  List of the winners:. Gendered violence and its accomplices such as fear and discipline are a global phenomenon insofar as patriarchy and masculinities associated with violence are structural social formations recognised across societies and cultures. .