Action Society

Action Society advocates in support of the policies that defend the rights of women, children, the elderly and animals. We fight for those in need and campaign for principles that will make our communities safer. Driven by this purpose to give a voice to the voiceless we place arguments in the media that reaches hundreds of thousands of people every week. If you would also like to receive these statements, click here.
Press Release

Nearly 70,000 female police officers at risk of EFF attack

The pressure group Action Society is urging president Cyril Ramaphosa to take immediate action against the EFF leader, Julius Malema, for threatening to attack police officers and their families at their homes. “Since almost 40% of the SAPS’ workforce (69,653 members) is women, this threat should be taken seriously. As

Read More »
Press Release

DNA backlogs in over 125,000 cases let’s rapists roam free

The National Forensic Science Laboratories (NFLS) has ground to a near halt as it simply has no consumables or maintenance contracts for the highly sensitive machinery has not been renewed. As a result over 125,000 cases — of which 92% are sexual assault kits — have not been processed, says

Read More »
Press Release

End state of disaster to save our children

The pressure group Action Society is urging to the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, to end the state of disaster with immediate effect. This comes after she indicated that she will be likely extending the lockdown regulations by another month.   “By prolonging the state

Read More »
Press Release

Policing the police is a hoax, says Action Society

The idea of phoning the police to report the police sounds as far-fetched as the outcome of government’s new toll free whistleblowing project will be. This is the concern of Action Society after Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) yesterday launched a toll free number, 0800-111-969, through which citizens can report

Read More »