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‘Colourism’ is a big deal in SA

Over the past few weeks the #unfairandlovely campaign started by black photographer Pax Jones and sisters Mirusha and Yanusha Yogarajah from the University of Texas has taken off on social media.

South Africa: #Rhodesmustfall On 702 - in Defence of Nomboniso Gasa

So I listened to the discussion between Nomboniso Gasa and Wanelisa Xaba on 702.

Black social capital should not be wasted

IT IS a fairly common complaint in my circle of young black professionals that we do not have the kind of networks and social capital that our white counterparts have to help them get ahead.

Gaining a strong sense of being African.

Dr Nomalanga Mkhize was awarded a Mellon Next Generation Academic Programme lectureship from 2004 – 2006 when she completed her Master’s degree. Dr Mkhize is a lecturer in the History Department today.

South Africa's Border War