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If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.

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Thobile Hans

Art

‘I Tried To Make Mugabe Beautiful And Young’

By Thobile Hans October 12, 2017
Glen Ridge is a small, quiet suburb in the center of the vibrant Soweto township, south of Johannesburg. Here, Isaac Mojalefa Sentso stays alone in a four-room home that doubles...
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Isaac Mojalefa Sentso
Achal Prabhala

An Awesome, Awkward, African Night

By Thobile Hans September 29, 2017
Africa has never been short of avant-garde, maverick and daring writers – one of them is a Kenyan Binyavanga Wainaina. In contemporary literary circles, Wainaina is respected fo...
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Achal Prabhala
activist
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Marikana: A Promise Kept Through Tears Of Grief

By Thobile Hans August 16, 2017
On cold day in June, hundreds of young and elderly villagers in Mqanduli, in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province, some with faces painted with white clay and others smoking pip...
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Joseph Mathunjwa
Albert Luthuli

My Father, Kennedy And Me

By Thobile Hans July 24, 2017
At midday, on a bright Wednesday on June 8, 1966, the small sugarcane farming community of Groutville, outside Durban, in South Africa’s coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal, was s...
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Albert Luthuli
Albertina Luthuli