Search Results for: Jaki Seroke

MY NIECE IS DYING

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[In Memoriam: Boitumelo 1978 – 2012] tears well up in my eyes at what’s apparent in the tell tales that our home’s beautiful flower born of the glow of the rose is verily dying my pretty niece humble heart of

Sobukwe pictorial biography work in progress

Mother of the African Nation – Ma Veronica Sobukwe with Jaki Seroke working on an album of family photographs on Sobukwe. MaSobukwe will be turning 90 on 25 July. Contributions of your favourite but rarely used pictures that depict the

REFLECTIONS ON THE 58TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PAC OF AZANIA!

We, the Africanists should always take guidance from the concrete ideas of Mangaliso Sobukwe and learn from his practical experience as a leader and the first president of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) of Azania. From his early twenties, Sobukwe

CASTALIA MOTSHABI MOLEKE (1948 – 2017)

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What stood out in the illustrious life of Castalia Motshabi Moleke is that she was a people’s person. Her gift was the ability to treat almost everyone she came across with dignity and respect, and make them feel they owned

BELEDE – Pan Africanist Feminism

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Belede Vabaza (Mazwai) and her age mate companions of female, militant journalists such as Ruth Bengu, Zodwa Mshibe, Castalia Moleke, Thembeka Mbobo and others, brought radical changes in the newsroom and on the newsprint with their challenging writings. They put

POEM: SING SIBONGILE

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Sing Sibongile sing for someone forlorn and homeless supping sorrow from the big spoon of wild winds somewhere in the meadow in the veld of promises aplenty sing for someone whose eyes face east of the indigo sky praying and

SING SIBONGILE

Sing sibongile sing for someone forlorn and homeless supping sorrow from the big spoon of wild winds somewhere in the meadow in the veld of promises aplenty sing for someone whose eyes face east of the indigo sky praying and

IN LOVING MEMORY OF A REVOLUTIONARY: MAM’ NOMVO BOOI!

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If you met Nomvo Booi in the streets, you wouldn’t have given her a second glance. You wouldn’t have known that she was a premier patriotic. She had no airs and pretences about herself, preferring to be part and parcel

AFRICAN THEOLOGY OF LIBERATION AND ITS RELEVANCE FOR THE MILLENIALS

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In the wake of the seeming witch-hunt into the internal affairs of church groups in South Africa, it would only be fair to re-examine the role of theology in the context of the national liberation struggle waged by the people

ON FINANCIALIZATION, GLOBALISATION AND NEOLIBERALISM!

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If the incident that took place in the state president’s office in December 2015 is anything to go by, South Africa’s governing elite is truly and deeply in trouble – they are walking gingerly on a path strewn with banana