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Rivers of blood

Just before I started my second year of school, my mum and I moved into a tower block. None of this North American nonsense about floor numbers. 1,362 more words

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A Leader For All

"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion..." https://t.co/InZ58zkoAm


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Love Comes More Naturally

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Pulp(ing) facts about that Mandela book

The withdrawal and probably pulping, at considerable cost, of thousands of copies of South Africa’s former surgeon-general Vijay Ramlakan’s book, Mandela’s Last Years is unprecedented in South African publishing. 431 more words

General Reporting

What Is Purpose? And What Does That Mean?

“Are you living out your purpose? And what does that mean?”

I have heard this question asked, answered and re-asked again so many times; but with every encounter, it leaves me wondering more.

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Heart & Wellness

The Chronicles of the Abstract Concepts: Freedom

The chronicles of the abstract concepts: an anthology of 10 poems touching 10 different abstract concepts (notions of states, qualities or relations). Each abstract concept is conveyed using concrete concepts (notions of physical entities, events, objects or persons). 363 more words

Poetry

Book about Nelson Mandela’s medical treatment stirs dispute


JOHANNESBURG/July 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A new book by a former South African military doctor that documents Nelson Mandela s medical treatments before his 2013 death violates doctor-patient confidentiality, according to some relatives of the anti-apartheid leader and Nobel laureate. 36 more words