Quotation by Sethembile N.

I always draw a parallel between oppression by the regime and oppression by men. To me it is just the same. I always challenge men on why they react to oppression by the regime, but then they do exactly the same things to women that they criticize the regime for.
Sethembile N., South African black anti-apartheid activist. As quoted in Lives of Courage, ch. 19, by Diana E. H. Russell (1989).

Said in a May 7, 1987 interview. A Zulu and a black liberation activist, she opposed Inkatha, the movement headed by Zulu Chief Buthelezi. Fearful of retaliation, she became a refugee from Inkatha and used a pseudonym during her interview.
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