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OPINION | Only 193 out of 3 400 of our readers feel empowered in Women’s Month. Is it all a waste of time?

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At the start of Women's Month, we ran a poll on News24 and W24 asking: Does Women's Month empower women in a significant way?

At the time of writing, 3 437 readers had responded to both polls in total. However, only 193 (5.6%) felt that women could access opportunities that last beyond August.

The most significant portion of readers, 2 582 or 75% to be exact, felt that there's no point to it, as women's lives remain unchanged.

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