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Gillian Schutte

Gillian Schutte

    Has Mutant foretold larney's downfall and it's left him shit-scared?
    Has Mutant foretold larney's downfall and it's left him shit-scared?
    Widespread calls for "Larney, Jou Poes!" to be banned stem from feelings of white guilt and trepidation aroused by the song’s raw antagonism.
    'Miners Shot Down' an unequal representation of the bigger picture
    'Miners Shot Down' an unequal representation of the bigger picture
    Gillian Schutte takes a look at "Miners Shot Down", the first feature on the Marikana massacre, and asks where the missing links are.
    Pride does justice proud
    Pride does justice proud
    A new movement for sexual minorities has spurned big business to? fight broader social ills, writes Gillian Schutte.
    Racism and the Whiteness Default
    Racism and the Whiteness Default
    As white people we are raised to think we are central to everything, especially in relation to other races, writes Gillian Schutte.
    'Off with his head!' – the case against Andile Mngxitama
    'Off with his head!' – the case against Andile Mngxitama
    Is the voice of Andile Mngxitama totally irrelevant unless filtered through white academic or organisational filters, asks Gillian Schutte.
    Dear White People: Theoretical wars and podium envy
    Dear White People: Theoretical wars and podium envy
    The debate that flourished around the "Dear White People" letter became a war of armchair theories and personal vendettas, writes Gillian Schutte.
    Don't vajazzle this jewel
    Don't vajazzle this jewel
    The term "vagina" reduces women to a sexless commodity and contains violent potential, says documentary filmmaker, Gillian Schutte.
    No cause to celebrate a racist Pride
    No cause to celebrate a racist Pride
    The nasty response to a protest by black lesbians at the Jo'burg Gay Pride shows the event has lost its political thrust, writes Gillian Schutte.
    Feminists slut their stuff
    Feminists slut their stuff
    The fact that they are scantily clad is precisely the point of the protest.
    Political clichés not thrilling
    Political clichés not thrilling
    In Retribution, the national film fund has backed another 'crisis of masculinity' film, argues Gillian Schutte.
    We swear this is good for you
    We swear this is good for you
    What is the deal with people and good old natural expletives?