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Nelson Who?

In 2014, I was invited to contribute an essay to a special Mandela issue of the fantastic South African design magazine, ijusi. It was to be featured, along with back issues of ijusi, in the exhibition… 138 more words

Who Painted the Moon Black?

“There once was a very tall man.” Gertruida sits back, making up the story as she tells it. “Very tall. Taller than anybody else on earth. 956 more words

Short Stories

Nelson Mandela's Family Launched House Of Mandela Wines To Uplift The Image Of South Africa [EXCLUSIVE]

The Mandela family name is one that carries a heavy weight of responsibility because of the legendary Nelson Mandela. After his death in 2013, the Mandela family sought to create ways to keep the legacy of the name alive. 1,065 more words


'We came, we saw, he died!' - How the 1st African-American US president used AFRICOM to take out Gaddafi

An extraordinary account of how and why the US and France spearheaded the war against Gaddafi

And if that wasn’t enough to make your head spin, read this excerpt from a piece published last year in Pravda that analyzes the difference between Nelson Mandela and Muammar Gaddafi : 652 more words