The Afrikan Woman and Feminism

THE ACTIVE AFRIKAN WOMAN AND THE ARRIVAL OF FEMINISM ON OUR SHORES “The struggle for the black woman is different to that of the white woman because while the white woman battles the white man for subjugating her, the black woman battles all oppressive forces that subjugates her, her children…

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Why Do We Want The Land Back??

“We take our stand on the principle that Afrika is one and desires to be one and nobody, I repeat, nobody has the right to balkanize our land” – Robert Sobukwe (1959) Post-apartheid South Africa turned 23 years this year and amidst all the festivities that surrounded the countries Freedom…

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Your Culture is Your Immune System

Dr Mama Marimba Ani says our culture is our immune system, referring both to the petri dish culture of microbiology and the social ‘construct’ of culture. Both these concepts describe a type incubator of practices, beliefs, patterns of logic, behaviours and emotional responses of a Nation or a People towards…

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The Violence of the Myth of Rationality and Law

At work to eradicate and overhaul humanity and make room for a new oppressive cultural inhumane order  This essay discusses the idea that Modernity is the triumph of reason or logos over mythos. It also highlights the fact that this “rampant’ Rationalisation of existence is destructive to the ontologico-metaphysical and…

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The Hermeneutical Paradox of Dis-covery

‘However, the use of the term ‘dis-cover’ implies that the point of departure in this process is the European ego which is a constituent element of the historical event……. The European ego turns the newly dis-covered primitive native into a mere object a thing which acquires meaning only when it…

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