A decade later, Skin of Skunk Anansie is still something of an anomaly as a black female lead singer of a successful punk band.
The Higher Education Transformation Network wants AfriForum Youth's bid to stop universities asking students to declare their race rejected.
Universities must become places where people can address their differences.
The movie adaptation of the novel 'Cloud Atlas' has been criticised by Asian-Americans for casting white Western actors in "yellowface" makeup.
A debate at the Moshito Music conference and exhibition about race in the music industry proves how necessary these talks are, writes Lloyd Gedye.
Does some art and music suggest that, since blackness has taken over, there is serious exclusion of economic participation by whites?
A spat has broken out between the company's deputy and chief executive over management style, amid accusations of racism.
Should we be surprised then when a child actively imposes her race on others when she is not provoked? asks Milisuthando Bongela
A six-year-old should not have to bear the legacy of apartheid, writes Palesa Morudu from the Mother City.