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I find beauty pageants spectacularly sexist and outdated, says Refilwe

12 August 2019 10:45 AM
Tags:
Miss South Africa
beauty pageants
Zozibini Tunzi
Refilwe Moloto says while she's impressed with the gorgeous new Miss SA Zozibini Tunzi, she is not a fan of such competitions.

Refilwe Moloto says while she's impressed with the gorgeous new Miss SA Zozibini Tunzi, she is not a fan of such competitions.

I find beauty pageants spectacularly sexist and outdated.

Refilwe Moloto, Presenter - CapeTalk

Refilwe says she is well aware that intellect and good works are part of contestants make-up these days and is not knocking them as women, but still feels being 'pretty and thin' should not be the sole manner in which a woman comes to represent her country.

Callers phoned and sent voice notes expressing different views. Some agreed with her and some felt the participants contributed a great deal to society.

Are beauty pageants still relevant in 2019?

Take a listen to the discussion below:


12 August 2019 10:45 AM
Tags:
Miss South Africa
beauty pageants
Zozibini Tunzi

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