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Hindsight: The insignificant civil servant

OUR City of Tshwane’ Honorable Mayor Kgosientso Ramogkopa together his entourage responsible for Finance, Policing, Health Care and Human Settlement were featured on Power FM’s Power Perspective hosted by Onkgopotse JJ Tabane on the evening of 25 April around 22:00. 1,528 more words



I’ve decided to change my degree. A big decision. None of it’s finalised and I may change my mind yet, but for the moment it’s where I stand. 724 more words

Uni Life

And then there was Trump

Oh boy. Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy.

What have we done?

Wednesday was a day of reckoning not only for the Republican party, but for the entire United States. 518 more words

Social Commentary

GoFundMe ... at your own risk

I am a pragmatist, but I am either cursed or blessed, sometimes both, with a too-tender heart.  I have helped many over the years, both financially and in other ways, and will continue to do so as I am able.  782 more words

Social Commentary

Want More LGBT Characters and Culture With Your Blockbuster Film?

—May 5, 2015

After being lambasted by Black activists for its failure to adequately reward Black talent in its annual awards program, Hollywood is now facing the wrath of the LGBT community, which is claiming that Gays and Transgendered folk are not adequately represented in major studio releases of mainstream films. 844 more words

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If you tell me I'm mad, you're probably right

I honestly never thought I would share this but if you can’t broadcast your thought on the world wide web where can you? I didn’t reread this before I posted it, I wrote this a while ago and I have chosen to not re-read it and most likely never will. 818 more words


The Prayer

So its my last day in my village, near Owerri, Nigeria. After four days, no kinsman or woman has asked me the dreaded marriage question. … 418 more words