Activist Zulaikha Patel mentioned she’s on the identical facet with EFF’s direct method in the direction of the Clicks advert debacle.
Patel mentioned Clicks are to be held chargeable for the entire debacle.
“The motion the EFF has taken, that’s instant motion, and so they’re responding to the violence that Clicks has perpetuated as a result of racism is violence and this was deeper than a hair situation, this was blatant racism.”
“This goes again to the truth that we’ve to decolonise the company area on this nation,” she mentioned.
The Clicks hair advert that was uploaded on their web site has stirred anger, harm, and disbelief amongst many South Africans.
Patel’s title has turn out to be grounded and identified for preventing towards discriminatory hair insurance policies.
Again in 2016, she grew to become a part of a bunch of learners who fought towards Pretoria Ladies Excessive Faculty’s coverage pertaining to black women’ hair.