Tag Archives: Black

UNDERSTANDING THE POLITICS OF BLACK WOMEN’S HAIR

Black women’s hair is the bad type; very tight, coiled, dense and closely knit. It grows at a slow pace and when washed it becomes almost half its entire length. From a young age many black girls have grown up

THE FEES AND DECOLONISATION ISSUES AT WITS, UCT & OTHER VARSITIES

In 1929, Belgian Surrealist artist, Rene Magritte completed a painting of a smoking pipe and titled it: The treachery of images. The caption of the image: This is not a pipe (translated from French – Ceci n’est pas une pipe.).