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#6: Lost in the supermarket

“I’m all lost in the supermarket / I can no longer shop happily” – (St.) Joe Strummer and Mick Jones

We, the 21st-century Westerners that we are, tend to have a rather one-sided view of the relationship between tyranny and choice. 1,535 more words

Challenges Facing Maternal Health in South Africa

By Rachel Ball

South Africa holds an alarmingly high rate of maternal mortality at 269 deaths per 100,000 live births. The nation recognizes its disturbing women’s health problem, but improvements have been slow to occur. 536 more words


Wine Farm Picnic Experience - Boschendal, Franschhoek

Today I had the fun experience of visiting a wine farm for lunch… with a slight twist thrown in in the form of: a wicker and leather-strapped picnic basket. 1,046 more words


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This post is inspired by tumblr.I personally think it’s the best social website with so many people expressing themselves raw through pictures.It’s just too amazing.I love it.Oh and they play some really good tracks as you scroll down the homepage.I mean how amazing is that. 771 more words

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#iPGN: South Africa returns seized $15m to Nigeria

The South African Ambassador to Nigeria, Lulu Mnguni, said in a news conference on Friday that the $15m earlier seized from some Nigerians by the South African Government had been released to Nigeria. 227 more words

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Overland Tour, Part Four: South Africa (Days 17 - 19)

Oh, hello there. Anyone still here?

After Botswana, we drove to South Africa, where we were lucky enough to do another safari, in Kruger National Park. 723 more words