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The invisible closet: The hidden politics of bisexuality

“Bisexuals are greedy,” a friend once told me back in highschool, “They should just make up their minds.” Her statement didn’t make any sense to me at the time, I was just on the verge of identifying as bisexual, but nobody knew that just then, and now most people still don’t, but there doesn’t seem to be any point in coming out when no body I care about would really care… or is there? 760 more words

Social Commentary

David Feingold

The artwork of David Feingold, diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder in 2001.

“There was a time when I tried to keep my disabilities to myself. That is, until it was nearly impossible to cover up my forgetfulness, poor organization, distractibility, and depression. 79 more words

Mental Health

12th June: World cup or Child Labour?

Q. What is the speciality of 12th June?

A. Commencement of FIFA World Cup B)

Oh yeah… what else did I expect? world day against child labour? 561 more words

Society

A Morning in Prison

I spent the best part of one Wednesday morning trying to get into prison!

A friend had been arrested on drug possession and I had been trying to confirm her whereabouts for weeks.   1,612 more words

Cape Town