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Call to Action: Just how to give beyond your 67 minutes

“Volunteer, donate, cement yourself to a cause,” they say. For those inept at charitable deeds, this proposal may seem a daunting task. Surely this is easier said than done. 748 more words

The Price of Freedom

Hey guys!

As we have a “free choice” week, and I am currently on holiday in my home country of South Africa, I thought I would take the theme literally and talk about freedom- specifically, a certain South African who fought for equality in a segregated country. 329 more words


Hey there Schoolians :)


So basically, I’m a big geek. I love school! I’m on a mission to make you interested too! School isn’t about learning facts, it’s about learning life skills! 110 more words

Mandela Day: “There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

Every year, July 18 marks Nelson Mandela’s birthday, who would have turned 93 this year. Declared by the UN General Assembly, Mandela Day has become an international day where people around the world celebrate his 67 years of service and fight for democracy. 642 more words


Mandela and Timog Avenue

Nelson Mandela is probably one of the greatest, if not the greatest, champion of racial equality in the 20th century.  He went against an institutionalized form of racial discrimination called apartheid.  608 more words