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Liepollo Lebohang Pheko

Liepollo Lebohang Pheko

    ​Zumandla — The Year of the Meme
    ​Zumandla — The Year of the Meme
    A sensation of living inside an endless series of memes is the surreal experience that South Africans shared in 2016. It’s a crowded bubble of...
    ​Sobukwe: A giant whose voice endures
    ​Sobukwe: A giant whose voice endures
    POLITICSIt is an odd fluke that these two men arrived on and departed from this Earth on the same date, albeit almost a century apart: Robert...
    Ratings agencies are false prophets of doom
    Ratings agencies are false prophets of doom
    The South African business, political and consumer communities have been hosting the “Big Three” credit ratings agencies recently. This...
    Twist memory and you distort identity
    Twist memory and you distort identity
    Like June 16, March 21 and the many dates in between, Heritage Day was another missed opportunity to advance a truthful discourse on ownership of...
    African youth are bystanders in their own economies
    African youth are bystanders in their own economies
    June 16 2014 was a day on which South Africa missed another crucial opportunity to redeem its painful but important history and herstory. June 16...