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Jabu: Inspiring conscious change through transformative art

Transformative art with a positive message is at the heart of artist Jabu’s canvases.

The South African-born artist’s bright, bold, electrifying and abstract pieces deal with themes and subject matter “for change and making a difference”. 586 more words

Rosalind Medea

South Africa grieves for the loss of anti-Apartheid activist ‘Kathy’

Born to Indian immigrants, Ahmed ‘Kathy’ Kathrada has fulfilled a major role in South Africa’s recent history as one of the greatest anti-Apartheid advocates during the decades of white minority rule. 416 more words

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History of South Africa

Prehistory

It was inhabited by Australopithecines since at least 2.5 million years ago. Modern human settlement occurred around 125,000 years ago in the Middle Stone Age, as shown by archaeological discoveries at Klasies River Caves. 281 more words

An Unpleasant Experience

The second jolt to the senses happened shortly after my failure to support the injured man. The year would have been somewhere around 1987, and I had been to visit a friend up the road for a chat. 330 more words

Biography

UN Accuses Israel of Apartheid, Drawing Fury From Tel Aviv and Washington

A UN report has concluded that Israel has established an “apartheid regime,” drawing quick condemnation from Tel Aviv and Washington on Wednesday.

The report by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) says, “Israel has established an apartheid regime that systematically institutionalizes racial oppression and domination of the Palestinian people as a whole.” 96 more words

NEWS OF INTEREST

Moral Failure at the United Nations

By Lawrence Davidson

March 24, 2017 “Information Clearing House” –  On 15 March 2017 the United Nations’ Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) published… 983 more words

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Swift Reaction to U.N. “Apartheid State” Report

Heads roll after publication of damning report.

March 26, 2017

Reaction has been fast and furious to the publication of the report, “Israeli Practices Toward the Palestinian People and the Question of Apartheid… 415 more words

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