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Religion Vs Black Consciousness (Part 1)

On this episode, Convos In The Park tackles one of the issues that defines the very core of the black community. One of the pillars of any black community is religion, Christianity in particular. 50 more words

Social Commentary


Call Oxford, Webster and MacMillan,
Tell them to make another million in a million.
For the 80s and 90s generation,
Have found a new definition. 335 more words


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From Atheism, To Christianity, To Where I am Now.

If you’ve known or watched me for some time, then I am sure you’ve noticed the drastic change that took place within my beliefs this past couple of years. 1,334 more words

Excuse me mister, you’ve mispronounced my name

by Esihle Faltein

It was our second year in Drama and, unlike everyone else, ‘Siyabuwela’, ‘Limp’, ‘Sinokolo’ and I, ‘Eshishle’, were very sure of what we wanted to share with the world. 517 more words


Karen Spellman and the SNCC Legacy Project – Black Power Chronicle

When did the “Civil Rights Movement” morph into the “Black Power Era” — or is that a false dichotomy. The best testimony on that question comes from those who participated in the process – people like Karen Spellman, an early activist with the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee and currently co-director of the Black Power Chronicles. 2,459 more words

Black Power

29/6/17 'A Century of South African Writing' - Niq Mhlongo

Niq Mhlongo: Lecture, reading and drinks reception

Thursday 29 June 2017, 5:15-7:00pm, 

Alumni Room, School of English, University of Leeds

For our final event of the year, we are delighted to welcome to Leeds South African writer Niq Mhlongo, author of  557 more words


We're Done Talking To White People

Writer: Xola Skosana

Photograph: Supplied

We should stop fooling ourselves, bending over backwards trying to explain ourselves to white people. We have done enough talking in this country, we have four Nobel Peace Laureates to prove our stupidity. 572 more words

Black Thought