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Fred de Vries

Fred de Vries

    Grahamstown: Love and sex in the city of saints
    Grahamstown: Love and sex in the city of saints
    Five years ago, 26-year-old Rat Western loaded her cat, suitcases and two-year-old son into her car and drove a thousand kilometres from Jo'burg to Grahamstown, where she had found a job at ­Rhodes University. It was her first time in Grahamstown....
    Poor whites: Penury goes beyond the pale
    Poor whites: Penury goes beyond the pale
    "Stupid people shouldn't breed," shouts a sun-glassed man through the open window of his white BMW. The heavy-set woman doesn't...