The State of Our Nation’s Education Address

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela

 

Vision.

When our former President Nelson Mandela shared the aforementioned quote along with countless other quotes made by many other South African leaders regarding the importance of education and their vision for the new South Africa that they had imagined including an education system that would empower all.Read more

Middle-Class Dementia

Picture: CINDY WAXA

 “This condition desensitizes the “new middle-class” to issues that once affected them”

The impacts of the forced placements of people into racially homogeneous communities with little to no resources were so devastating that the legacy thereof is still distinctly evident in the so called ‘new South Africa’.Read more

Stellenbosch’s Best Kept Secret

The community of Stellenbosch’s best kept secret is not a new picnic site, wine farm or hidden waterfall that I have recently discovered.

The history of the town and it’s involvement in forced removals is probably one of it’s best kept secrets.Read more