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Race, Rape And Reprobates - Part 1

Let’s start by examining the the sudden and popular demand for white people to examine their white privilege.

Yesterday I wrote a blog post titled, “Struggling To Master This Trendy White-Shaming Thing.   3,631 more words

Jacob Zuma

Race, Rape And Reprobates - Part II

Continued From Previous

City Press published an online story about the hostel gang-rape of a black student by his white school seniors. Understandably, everyone in blogosphere and social media world has been outraged and disgusted.   3,802 more words

South Africa

The collapse of the Wolmaransstad municipality

Fear and Loathing in Wolmaransstad: The catastrophe of a collapsed municipality.

The following story is so outrageous that it could only be true. It’s about the mismanagement of a small town in the North West and how political patronage and factional loyalty trumps competent governance and common sense. 1,439 more words


The selective moral outrage of Trevor Manuel

FEATURE: Trevor Manuel has made a point over the last two years of openly criticising the ANC and the ANC government on a range of different issues. 1,342 more words


Jacob Zuma on cadre deployment in 1999

SERIES: The instantaneous and dramatic nature of current affairs lends itself to a kind of historical amnesia, one where the captivating nature of those things unfolding today, causes one to forget the bigger picture. 2,152 more words

Jacob Zuma

South African Political Dictionary: Cadre employment and cadre deployment

SERIES: I have noticed over the past few weeks a number of political analysts and commentators using the phrase ‘cadre employment’ when, in fact, they mean ‘cadre deployment’. 725 more words