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Sofiatown a hollow victory for Apartheid

PETER FROST remembers South Africa’s most vibrant cultural location that was murdered, but never killed, 60 years ago

Just 60 years ago, in the summer of 1954, South Africa’s prime minister and architect of apartheid Daniel Francois Malan (below) and his ultra-racist National Party government had a real irritant and they needed to get rid of it. 785 more words

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The Great White Whale

PETER FROST goes hunting for the great white Whale.

A year or so ago Ann and I spent a big chunk of our summer in Australia driving down the Queensland coast in a motor-home and watching the whales from the many headlands and beaches. 478 more words