Category Archives: Africa Politics

Further victories for colonialism

RW Johnson predicts in Prospect magazine that English will eventually exterminate most or even all the other ten languages in South Africa, including Afrikaans. What a bitter and sad thought. We are now so defeated that we do the bidding … Lees voort

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Moral indignation is the opiate of the literate left

Below is something I’d like to preserve because it is kept on an old Mail & Guardian web server that is still switched on for some reason, but may disappear: http://server.mg.co.za/mg/letters/index.html. It was a response to Richard Calland apparently writing … Lees voort

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Independence from colonialism

Khathu Mamaila wrote about the Western media’s utter lack of interest in the trial of Paul Bisingimana for a massacre in a church during the Rwandan Genocide. He argues that international community is as unconcerned about the current slaughter in … Lees voort

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