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Adam Haupt

Adam Haupt

    ​UCT’s Max Price was right to disinvite Flemming Rose, but he insulted students
    ​UCT’s Max Price was right to disinvite Flemming Rose, but he insulted students
    The vice-chancellor rightly withdrew the Jyllands-Posten editor's invitation. But failure to consult the student body was unwise.
    It matters who teaches you, Graça
    It matters who teaches you, Graça
    It is not enough to say the curriculum is transformative, argues Adam Haupt.
    'Are Die Antwoord blackface?'
    'Are Die Antwoord blackface?'
    Adam Haupt explores the idea in this edited extract of his book "Static: Race and Representation in Post-Apartheid Music, Media and Film".
    Born-frees have precious little freedom
    Born-frees have precious little freedom
    The gang rape of a teenager and the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl tell us a great deal about the failures of news media as well as the state.
    Gang rape, murder: Are these children truly 'born free'?
    Gang rape, murder: Are these children truly 'born free'?
    The gang rape of a teenager and the shooting of a 12-year-old girl tell us as much as about the failures of news media as they do about the state.
    Media Tribunal: Why Stop There?
    Media Tribunal: Why Stop There?
    The ruling party should regulate all heretical texts and performances across every medium, argues Adam Haupt.
    We dare not erase 'race' from debate
    We dare not erase 'race' from debate
    There has been much debate at the University of Cape Town since Professor David Benatar's inaugural lecture on Justice, Diversity and Affirmative Action several weeks ago. Benatar essentially argues that "race is a lazy proxy for disadvantage" and that affirmative action "does not succeed", writes Adam Haupt.
    Rise 'n shine on Moodphase 5ive
    Rise 'n shine on Moodphase 5ive
    A European tour led to overseas distribution and now this local band is being remixed in Prague, writes Adam Haupt.
    Life outside the matrix
    Life outside the matrix
    Bush Radio's education programme Alkemy tackles real life through hip-hop. Adam Haupt reports.
    Rise 'n shine on Moodphase 5ive
    Rise 'n shine on Moodphase 5ive
    A European tour led to overseas distribution and now this local band is being remixed in Prague, writes Adam Haupt.