Yunus Momoniat

Yunus Momoniat

Yunus Momoniat

 

From Marx to Gandhi

Yunus Momoniat

One of the most significant developments in the recent history of our species is the emergence of an ethic of reconciliation. So argues Ari Sitas, a professor of sociology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He sees it as a post-World War II and post-colonial phenomenon that embraces the "Mandela moment" and more.

Accumulating knowledge

Yunus Momoniat

Mcebisi Ndletyana's book African Intellectuals in 19th and Early 20th Century South Africa is an attempt to present a history of the accumulation of knowledge capital among black South Africans. Yunus Momoniat looks at figures who were builders of an intellectual, moral and political infrastructure in South Africa.

Mahomed was an architect of the UDF

Yunus Momoniat

It is no accident that a meeting held to commemorate the life of Yunus Mahomed was attended by scores of luminaries from the African National Congress and the United Democratic Front (UDF). Current and former Cabinet ministers paid tribute to their comrade, who died of a heart attack on January 6.