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New series spotlights Trayvon Martin killing
New series spotlights Trayvon Martin killing
The killing of Trayvon Martin, a black teenager who went to a Florida store for Skittles but was shot dead by a neighbourhood watch volunteer,...
Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
Music's most famous couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z pulled a surprise by releasing a joint album, a long-rumoured collaboration that celebrates their...
Kendrick Lamar, the first rapper to win a Pulitzer
Kendrick Lamar, the first rapper to win a Pulitzer
The platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated rapper won the award for his 2017 album DAMN, which the award panel describes as “a virtuosic...
White Australian linked to fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page
White Australian linked to fake Black Lives Matter Facebook page
A high-level Australian union official was suspended Tuesday amid claims he was involved in a fake "Black Lives Matter" Facebook page that raked in...
US civil rights activist Erica Garner dies at 27
US civil rights activist Erica Garner dies at 27
Erica Garner, a prominent activist against police brutality whose father's death at the hands of US officers spurred mass protests, has died after...
Colin Kaeparnick files grievance claiming owners collusion
Colin Kaeparnick files grievance claiming owners collusion
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, an NFL free agent who last year began the kneeling protest during US anthems that became a...
Blackballing Kaepernick: Fear of the black athlete
Blackballing Kaepernick: Fear of the black athlete
Sport is romanticised as a safe haven from the troubles and turbulence of society. But, in fact, it is a mirror of what is unfolding beyond the...
100 years ago African-Americans marched on 5th Avenue to declare black lives matter
100 years ago African-Americans marched on 5th Avenue to declare black lives matter
The only sounds were those of muffled drums, the shuffling of feet and the gentle sobs of some of the estimated 20 000 onlookers. The women and...
Breaking the chains that bind
Breaking the chains that bind
One does not need to elaborate on how historic a moment it is to be seated in front of legendary Kenyan writer and academic Professor Ngugi wa...
We should all be human rights activists
We should all be human rights activists
COMMENTWhether it is university students calling for accessible, quality education in South Africa under the #FeesMustFall banner, young...
Leftist tropes and right-wing rhetoric coexist
Leftist tropes and right-wing rhetoric coexist
When a political order is well established, the mechanisms by which it sustains itself can be normalised to the point that they don’t appear to be...

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