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Georgina Guedes

Georgina Guedes is a freelance journalist who loves to bring grey areas under the spotlight. She writes about politics, parenting, feminism and food – but not often in the same articles. She lives in Johannesburg with her husband and two children. You can follow @georginaguedes on Twitter.

Opinion 24 Nov 2017 16:22 pm
Oscar Pistorius and Christopher Panayiotou were sentenced on Friday. Justice may be served, but how do we stop men from killing women in the first place? asks GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 02 Nov 2017 13:35 pm
Racial tensions are high in SA, but a series of Facebook posts have defused the tension and helped South Africans to laugh at themselves again, writes GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 19 Oct 2017 12:39 pm
While #metoo isn’t going to change the world, it just may have come at the right time for a handful of men who will hear and change their behaviour, writes GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 11 Oct 2017 10:27 am
Social media outrage is strong in the fight against injustice this week but Georgina Guedes points out that we need to get better at seeing the whole story.
Opinion 01 Sep 2017 18:04 pm
The university student who spent R800 000 that wasn’t hers should never have been put in that position in the first place, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 25 Aug 2017 12:47 pm
The journalist was murdered under horrific circumstances. GEORGINA GUEDES points out that there’s nothing she could have done to keep herself safe.
Opinion 16 Aug 2017 15:19 pm
Donald Trump revealed last night that he attributes fault for the violence in Charlottesville to “both sides”. GEORGINA GUEDES speculates this may end his reign.
Opinion 31 Jul 2017 10:47 am
The St Johns scandal, the Wynberg School hair debacle… our schools have to rethink their rules and policies, says GEORGINA GUEDES.
Opinion 21 Jul 2017 13:44 pm
The suicide of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has highlighted the need to help people in emotional pain. GEORGINA GUEDES highlights the best approaches.
Opinion 06 Jul 2017 15:42 pm
A recent Equality Court ruling that the F*ck White People exhibition did not constitute hate speech has people up in arms. Get over it, says GEORGINA GUEDES.