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Hidden crisis of liberal democracy creates climate change paralysis

We often tend to blame our failure to address issues like climate change on the idiosyncrasies of leaders and bad leadership, say Mark Triffitt and Travers McLeod from the University of Melbourne… 1,067 more words


Is a Constitutional principle making States too cautious with law and order policies?

The so-called Kable principle has imposed constitutional restrictions on the way States can use their courts and judges when designing law and order policies. In the article below, … 1,488 more words


The Invisible Hand of Loki

Linda Tirado is the author of Hand to Mouth: The truth about being poor in a wealthy world. In this guest post she explores the vast gulf between the ultra-wealthy and the poor in the US and asks whether trickle-down economics has achieved anything other than deliver more wealth to those who are already wealthy. 1,155 more words

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Let Your Light Shine

During the past week, Westville Baptist Church (WBC) and CAST have been absolutely overwhelmed by the outpouring of love from the general community, including local schools, churches, organisations, & businesses, for those affected or displaced by xenophobia violence. 651 more words

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A Response to Xenophobia: One Africa Under God

Astride and her son Archange have been in South Africa since 2003 when they fled from their home country.  As a talented, self-taught seamstress, Astride developed her own business, designing and sewing beautiful clothes from within her flat.   520 more words

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Food Parcel Sunday

This Sunday is Food Parcel Sunday at Westville Baptist Church.  Listed below are some interesting statistics that show the growth of the food parcel programme at CAST over the past three years: 136 more words

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Let's Hear it for the Girls!

It all started with a passion to reach girls in the communities where CAST works.  Londeka Choba joined the CAST team at the beginning of this year as a Poverty Relief Intern, with a deep desire to reach girls in the community. 285 more words