Editorial

Participation

Mzanzi is fed up with corruption and all the … that goes with it. Corruption Watch launched an awareness campaign for greater transparency, merit-based criteria and public participation in the appointment of key leadership positions. Visit the link in the article and complete the survey – be an Active Citizen. The ConCourt ruled that spanking your […]

Ubuntu

Health

Public Health DIS-service

I love my son with everything I have. He is my most precious gift. It wasn’t always like that. A young girl, and a young girl’s mistake … the last time I saw my boyfriend was the day I told him I was three months’ pregnant. And I resented my unborn child. I resented my […]

World Bedwetting Day

NPO & CSI

2nd Annual AfrICAN Children of The Year Awards 2019

The Stacey Fru Foundation hosted 59 nominees and winners from Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and other provinces of South Africa during the 2nd Annual AfrICAN Children of The Year Awards (ACOTYA) 2019 to celebrate Universal children’s Day.  The Awards custodian, now 12-year-old Stacey Fru planned this event in order to join the United Nations […]

NPO & CSI

The Freedom of Expression Institute (FXI)

Sports

Paraphrasing Genius

Instead of trying to ‘fix’ the stars, *FIX* the system that is so inflexible that it can’t change itself to accommodate starlight.  ‘Fixing’ Semenya will make everyone distrust what sport is. Rather change sport SYSTEMS so that we see the best grouped in New ways, or any other solution, than neutering a person’s soul. Literally […]

Education

Upskilling starts at home

It is always nice to see young black daughters and sons of the South African soil graduating. Congratulations to you all, most especially those who hail from my beloved village. Keep developing yourselves! Keep acquiring skills! To borrow from the humble former US first lady, Mrs Michelle Obama, ‘may we, when we’ve worked hard and […]

General

Global Climate Strike in Pictures

The Global Climate Strike shows that we have the people power we need to create a just world and end the era of fossil fuels.

General

FrogzEggz® showcases its superhero abilities at Comic Con Africa 2019

25 September 2019: The inaugural Comic Con Africa in 2018 was such a success that it attracted over 45 000 visitors, 212 exhibitors, and almost 400 media. Not only did it return to an even bigger venue this year, but a major attraction was the highly-anticipated Cosplay Contest on Saturday 21 September at the Gallagher Convention […]

General

Feeding young minds

The general population of men in the world is not significantly larger than that of women. That said, I have noticed that the number of male characters in movies is far larger than that of females. For example, of Hollywood’s highest grossing movies from 2017 – 2018, only 33,1% of all speaking or named characters […]