Activist Zulaikha Patel stated she’s on the identical facet with EFF’s direct strategy in direction of the Clicks advert debacle.
Patel stated Clicks are to be held accountable for the entire debacle.
“The motion the EFF has taken, that’s fast motion, they usually’re responding to the violence that Clicks has perpetuated as a result of racism is violence and this was deeper than a hair difficulty, this was blatant racism.”
“This goes again to the truth that now we have to decolonise the company area on this nation,” she stated.
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 develop into grounded and recognized for combating in opposition to discriminatory hair insurance policies.
Again in 2016, she grew to become a part of a gaggle of learners who fought in opposition to Pretoria Ladies Excessive College’s coverage pertaining to black women’ hair.