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Uses of subalternity and crisis - Sharad Chari

Crisis, Subalternity, and Forgotten Places

Not this freedom, insists Lindela Figlan, security guard and office-holder of Abahlali baseMjondolo (ABM), the shack-dweller’s movement that has challenged many facets of suffering in South Africa’s informal settlements. 712 more words

16 Days of Activism against Abuse

From the 25 November until the 10 December, South Africa takes part in a global  campaign called “16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children Campaign.” 547 more words


The Big Five: African Leopard

The beautiful african leopard belongs to the Big Cat group with a maximum length of almost two metres. The males weigh in average 60 kilograms, the females a bit less at 40 kilograms. 186 more words


Colonialism, a Cause for Poverty Today

A group from my seminar class presented on the topic ‘Colonialism, a cause of poverty today’ as part of a series of student-led discussions on the politics of developing countries. 181 more words


South African Wine Tasting: KWV Cafe Culture (conducted at La Sommeliere in Shizuoka City)

For all the sake I taste, I also very much enjoys tasting wines what with my roots in Bourgogne, France!
Yesterday I had the occasion to discover an intriguing wine at La Sommeliere, Miyuki Cho, Aoi Ku, Shizuoka Ciy! 510 more words