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Booze, Poverty, and Sheep Heads: A Quick Peek Inside a South African Township

Township (noun) – (in South Africa) a suburb or city of predominantly black occupation, formerly officially designated for black occupation by apartheid legislation.

Going into a township was something I both did and did not want to do. 841 more words

South Africa - Knysna

The second part of my holiday in South Africa was spent in the town of Knysna (pronounced nice-na).  It is located along the country’s famed garden route in the Western Cape province and has a beautiful waterfront. 302 more words

A New Teacher Resource Room at Ukhanyo School

One year ago the teacher resource room at Ukhanyo School looked like this – more of a cluttered storeroom really.

Masicorp volunteers Fran Louden and Paul Dibley put forward a proposal to refurbish the room and create a space that was practically useful for the teachers. 418 more words

Education

Returning the gaze

It seems fitting to cover commentary on the gaze.

The video is short, uncomfortable and poignant: Camps Bay township tour

Commentary

Skeleton Coast 360 km

Day 9 Dec. 21 Sunday
It was early in the morning and once again, we were under way. It was a beautiful day, sunny and cool. 1,266 more words

Active Adventure

Township Tour

We went to go visit quite a cool town on Thursday last week.

If I weren’t going to write any more or show you other photos, you probably would have thought it was a town like any other. 1,231 more words

Cape Town

My Township Tour to Langa, the Colored Township & Gugulethu

Written 3/25/2014.

On Friday, one of my best friends and I went on a township tour with a guide named Andrew. He took us to Langa, the oldest black township, where we visited the grave of a Fulbright scholar, Amy, who was murdered by two men simply because she was white. 717 more words

South Africa