Mahatma Gandhi

 
Faith is a feminist issue for women in the Catholic church
Faith is a feminist issue for women in the Catholic church
A woman lies prostrate in front of the altar while three officiants in cassocks, stoles and vestments lead the service.
Nelson Mandela University studies Madiba to transform society
Nelson Mandela University studies Madiba to transform society
Taking on the name Nelson Mandela means “shouldering a great responsibility”, Cyril Ramaphosa said two years ago when Nelson Mandela University...
Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Murad, Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence
Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Murad, Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence
Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege have been awarded...
Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Remembering the moment that SA soldiers marched into Lesotho
Saturday is the 20th anniversary of democratic South Africa’s military intervention in Lesotho. Christopher Williams reflects on Nelson...
No moral compass in Modi’s SA mission
No moral compass in Modi’s SA mission
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been on a five-day trip to Africa that culminated in the 2018 summit of the Brics (Brazil, Russia, India,...
Time Magazine names Donald Trump person of the year
Time Magazine names Donald Trump person of the year
Time Magazine named United States president-elect Donald Trump its person of the year on Wednesday, citing the upheaval in US politics brought...
New exhibition raises questions about Gandhi's appropriation and Madiba's apologisms
New exhibition raises questions about Gandhi's appropriation and Madiba's apologisms
The Mandela Gandhi exhibition is a recently opened permanent show at Constitution Hill. It draws tenuous links between...
Four reasons Gandhi’s statue being defaced doesn’t bother me
Four reasons Gandhi’s statue being defaced doesn’t bother me
I’m having one of those “I told you so” moments. Two weeks ago, at the height of the debate over the removal of the Cecil John Rhodes statue,...
Gandhi: A complicated legacy for South Africa
Gandhi: A complicated legacy for South Africa
I don’t remember much about my grade four...
Twenty years of democracy: Much has changed, but not enough
Twenty years of democracy: Much has changed, but not enough
When I joined the struggle for liberation in the late 1950s, I was motivated by the unjust system. Apart from the racial discrimination imposed by...
Gandhi's lessons for modern life
Gandhi's lessons for modern life
Akeel Bilgrami is the Sidney Morgenbesser Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University, where he is a member of the committee on global thought....
Gandhi's lessons for al-Qaeda
Gandhi's lessons for al-Qaeda
South Asia remains one of the most politically complex regions of the world, with long-standing tension between India and Pakistan since partition...