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Kim Wale

Kim Wale

Kim Wale is a senior postdoctoral fellow at the Historical Trauma and Transformation Initiative at Stellenbosch University. She is author of South Africa’s Struggle to Remember: Contested Memories of Squatter Resistance in the Western Cape
    SA has a legacy of trauma
    SA has a legacy of trauma
    The equality court recently ruled that the gratuitous display of the apartheid flag in public — even in homes and schools — amounts to...
    Betrayal adds to apartheid trauma
    Betrayal adds to apartheid trauma
    What do Bonteheuwel, Langa and Crossroads on the Cape Flats have in common? They are among the many communities that suffered oppression and...
    Disgruntled South Africans are showing signs of powering up
    Disgruntled South Africans are showing signs of powering up
    Trust is crucial in reconciliation. In its absence, fear and alienation, which are not conducive to healing social relationships, thrive.