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Violence, racism, death, looting, ambushes.

We have all these things in the USA.

Worse, we have a press that monetizes tragedy endlessly, on television, social media, cable, in newspapers and on radio. 587 more words


Book Review: “Possession: The Curious History of Private Collectors from Antiquity to the Present” (2016)

By Nina Mesfin*

While museums today seem to be gradually withdrawing from the purchase and sale of artworks on the private art market, private collectors have been able to capitalize upon fewer competitors in the field. 1,647 more words


07.01.16: Tucupita

Protests over the lack of food and medicine in the city of Tucupita, Delta Amacuro state left three people dead yesterday and at least 146 detained. 573 more words

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The winter of our discontent

This morning we went, as we usually do every second Sunday, to Atteridgeville, for the Hours and Readers’ Service. It’s All Saints Sunday, the Sunday after Pentecost. 524 more words

South Africa

The Great Splintering

(Source: hbr.org)

I grew up a global orphan, and I call London my home today. The simple reason I chose to live there was this: first and foremost, I’d never met a city that let a mutt like me be myself. 1,790 more words



What’s happening in Pretoria in the name of “Right to protest” or “Freedom of choice” or whatever it maybe, is embarrassing, nefarious and disgraceful. That takes us back so many years as black people and as a country. 594 more words

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