Granny Fight Club: Elderly Kenyan Women Learn to Fight Off Rapists

Posted: October 26, 2017 in Inspiring Moments in Resistance
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Granny Fight Club

RT (2017)

Film Review

Granny Fight Club is an RT documentary about the self defense program in Korogocho Kenya that teaches elderly women to fend off prospective rapists.

The deliberate rape of elderly women is an increasing problem in Kenyan slums – largely due to the prevailing myth that raping a grandmother will cure a younger man of AIDS.

The women are taught a strategy that relies mainly on self-confidence and a loud aggressive voice. However they also practice delivering blows to vulnerable areas of a man’s body.

Comments
  1. Lara/Trace says:

    You are amazing to find such important stories. So appreciated!

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