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THE BDS MOVEMENT AND THE SHUNNER'S DILEMMA

Since I’m old enough to remember the Peloponnesian Wars, I can certainly remember that it wasn’t Canadians refusing to buy South African wine that brought an end to Apartheid. 902 more words

Why My Colleagues Are Idiots

The Beginning of the End

“If I can’t see it, it doesn’t really happen”.

It seemed like just yesterday I was singing along to the lyrics of ‘Heal the World’, hand in hand with a girl I was too shy to make eye contact with during my tenure of being part of the tenor of a children’s choir. 1,446 more words

Finance

AMERICA HAS SELECTED APARTHEID

AMERICA HAS SELECTED APARTHEID

Gary Norris Gray-BASN- Staff Reporter

Any system or practice that separates people according to color, ethnicity, caste,  etc.

This is definition of apartheid and the United States is slowly creeping toward this ugly South African historic political and social system. 1,059 more words

Political

Systematic support for the homeless and displaced is South Africa’s solution for economic and structural equality.

Structural and economic inequality in South Africa can only be rooted out if there is a concise action plan by the government on making sure that those that are marginalized, displaced, homeless and vulnerable are provided with their basic human right which is housing.  769 more words

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The spirit of SA art in the struggle

The South African art society, pre-20th century and during, was represented predominantly by white people because African people had neither the training, resources, or gallery spaces to show case their art. 274 more words

AfricanArtists

Filmreise-Challenge #56: Mandela

Auf der Filmreise befinde ich mich mal wieder auf Bildungsreise. Aufgabe Nummer 56 lautet: Schaue ein Biopic über eine männliche Person. Ich habe mir dafür den Film “Mandela: Der lange Weg zur Freiheit” über das Leben des ehemaligen südafrikansichen Präsidenten Nelson Mandela angeschaut. 375 more words

Film

The Plight of the Palestinians

In the 1st Century CE, the Romans destroyed the
second temple and purged all Jews from ancient Israel. The final battle was at
Masada, wherein the final remnants of Jewish leadership perished by suicide just… 674 more words

US Politics