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Mandisi Majavu

Mandisi Majavu

Mandisi Majavu works on the critical theorisation of anti-black racism. He was born and grew up in apartheid South Africa. He has been researching and writing about race and racism for the past 15 years.
    A racist massacre in Godzone
    A racist massacre in Godzone
    For many, the racist and Islamophobic attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, which left at least 50 people dead, are difficult to...
    Xenophobia still smoulders in Cape townships
    Xenophobia still smoulders in Cape townships
    "My worry is that my children are going to be slaves because they won't have anything. These foreign people come to South Africa with nothing, but...
    The Native Club versus the status quo
    The Native Club versus the status quo
    In an essay entitled The Dilemma of the Black Intellectual, Cornel West writes of black intellectuals: "An intelligentsia without institutionalised critical consciousness is blind, and critical consciousness severed from collective insurgency is empty. The central task of …...