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    Africa’s second liberation will be women’s empowerment
    Africa’s second liberation will be women’s empowerment
    The Women Advancing Africa...
    Kenyan women live in fear of election violence
    Kenyan women live in fear of election violence
    Women peace builders representing more than 10 informal settlements in Nairobi have raised their concerns over the impending violence ahead...
    Police watchdog can’t keep up with crooked cops
    Police watchdog can’t keep up with crooked cops
    Thousands of cases of police brutality are reported in South Africa each year but only a fraction of them ever result in criminal charges....
    Dreaming of exile – memories of a rainbow nation childhood
    Dreaming of exile – memories of a rainbow nation childhood
    For many South Africans who grew up in the post-1994 era, the myth of the 'rainbow nation' was a cornerstone of their childhood. Naledi...
    Education MEC and St John’s community seek expulsion of racist teacher
    Education MEC and St John’s community seek expulsion of racist teacher
    A prestigious private boys’ school, St John’s College (SJC) in Johannesburg, has found a senior teacher guilty of numerous racist...
    Five reasons Linkin Park’s music matters
    Five reasons Linkin Park’s music matters
    There’s this wonderful thing about music; it provides a sense of community. You listen to it and you feel like someone, somewhere gets...
    Kenyan authorities are cracking down on social media ahead of elections
    Kenyan authorities are cracking down on social media ahead of elections
    Ahead of the general election on August 8, the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) announced on Monday that it would hold the administrators of WhatsApp groups responsible for any hate speech and falsehoods shared on the platforms they manage....
    The Proteas lost at the Women’s World Cup and they cried. So what?
    The Proteas lost at the Women’s World Cup and they cried. So what?
    The Proteas Women's Cricket team lost to England in the semi-finals of the Women’s World Cup yesterday. Despite the brilliant tournament...
    Unfair practices against black and female lawyers are ‘plain for everybody to see’
    Unfair practices against black and female lawyers are ‘plain for everybody to see’
    Black lawyers are frustrated by the unequal treatment they are receiving from the South African government and the sidelining of black...
    Goodbye Ambassador Lenk, you won’t be missed
    Goodbye Ambassador Lenk, you won’t be missed
    As far as trolls go, Arthur Lenk, Israel’s representative to Pretoria, was astutely ambassadorial. Mention Israel on Twitter and...
    070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
    070707: 10 years on and the struggle against homophobic hate crimes continues
    On July 7 2007 two lesbian *womxn - Sizakele Sigasa and Salome Masooa were