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Cecil Rhodes: He can never be an African hero

The issue of Cecil Rhodes’s statue being pelted with excrement has deeper issues, of the emerging free thinking young Africans who do not want to be influenced by warped views … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

Biko would not vote for Ramphele

….Biko’s prophetic observation from 1972 explains the new South Africa: “This is one country where it would be possible to create a capitalist black society, if whites were intelligent, if … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Time for Africa to go back to its roots

[Republished with Permission from the author: Vusi Gumede, PhD,  Professor & Head: Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute, University of South Africa. Profile here] As a point of departure, it is … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 1 Comment