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Roodepoort Record - Free Self-Defence Classes for 16 Days of Activism

Through her NPC Yellow For Survivors, rape activist Leilani Kuter strives to raise funds for organisations helping rape survivors and victims of gender-based violence (GBV).

Yellow For Survivors has gone a step further towards empowering women by offering free self-defence classes.

According to Leilani, learning to protect yourself can give you new-found confidence and assertiveness.

On 17 November Leilani reached a huge milestone when during a self-defence session, she allowed Gary Lewis who specialises in anti-rape techniques and women’s self-defence to touch (strangle) her throat.

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