Activist Zulaikha Patel stated she’s on the identical aspect with EFF’s direct strategy in the direction of the Clicks advert debacle.
Patel stated Clicks are to be held chargeable for the entire debacle.
“The motion the EFF has taken, that’s speedy 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 we now 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, damage, and disbelief amongst many South Africans.
Patel’s title has develop into grounded and recognized for preventing 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 Faculty’s coverage pertaining to black ladies’ hair.