17 Jul 2020
Rachel Kolisi says she wants to help start conversations about ending racism at South African schools.
The 30-year-old took to Instagram to address the topic.
'Racism in SA schools is alive,' she said. 'All four of my children go to different schools. So far two have brought racism to light. I don't believe any parent or student should rest until serious action taken.
'I think that there are many pupils who are not protected and, as a result, are too scared to speak out. This needs to be addressed too.
'We will not support schools that condone racism – you shouldn't either. Demand answers, and demand action.'
Kolisi asked her followers how schools could be made to truly account for racism in their institutions and shared the following responses: