WITHOUT LIMITS | Five fierce women challenge stereotypes around disability

2019-12-14 07:25
Fierce, fearless and fighting the stigma - these five women are challenging stereotypes and carving a niche for themselves in a world that isn't always kind to people with disabilities.

Fierce, fearless and fighting the stigma - these five women are challenging stereotypes and carving a niche for themselves in a world that isn't always kind to people with disabilities. (Chante Schatz)

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Fierce, fearless and fighting the stigma.

News24 spoke to five women who are challenging stereotypes and carving a niche for themselves in a world that isn't always kind to disabled people.

For 20-year-old Sumarie Jordaan, singing was not on the agenda but her disability became her motivation to find her angelic voice.

The same could be said about newly-published author Maureen Bvuma, who set out to tell her story in her book Queen on Wheels – Ascending the Throne of Life.

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