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Patriarchal power: The crippling masculine systems that serve to diminish women across all levels of society

South African women continue to endure discriminatory treatment as result of the nation's pronounced patriarchy. (Graphic: Street Talk)

The patriarchy is everywhere — your workplace, your personal space, and even your relationships. What is it that makes men think they have power over women? Street Talk speaks to a group of women about their experiences with the patriarchy.

This film was produced by Street Talk.

Street Talk is a groundbreaking television series aired weekly on community television. From grassroots to the establishment, our engaging programmes expose the lived realities and uncensored views of ordinary South Africans.

Street Talk was launched in 2008 and is a non-profit organisation – visit us www.streettalktv.com

Disclaimer: Street Talk encourages freedom of speech and the expression of diverse views. The views of participants who appear in the TV series – Street Talk, are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of the producers. DM

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