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South Africa’s next president might be a woman. Here’s why that’s a vote for the patriarchy

Jackie Bischof
South Africa’s next president might be a woman. Here’s why that’s a vote for the patriarchy

Today, South Africa’s ruling party, the ANC, will choose its next leader, and by dint of its majority rule, the next president of the country. The choice is between Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, an accomplished female politician and former chairperson of the African Union, and Cyril Ramaphosa, a polished businessman and former political stalwart who made millions…