Quo Vadis is an ancient Latin question attributed to St Peter who, while fleeing persecution in Rome met Christ on … Continue reading Quo Vadis: Where Are You Going?
My first impulse when I saw an image of a Pastor using Doom (an insecticide) to cure his congregants … Continue reading Doomed if you Do. Doomed if you Don’t.
It took a small and seemingly innocuous incident with a roving photographer to bring Noam Chomsky and Edward S Herman’s: … Continue reading TRUE LIES: MANUFACTURING CONSENT
“Only those who truly love and who are truly strong can sustain their lives as a dream. You dwell in your own enchantment. Life throws stones at you, but your love and your dream change those stones into the flowers of discovery. Even if you lose, or are defeated by things, your triumph will always be exemplary. And if no one knows it, then there are places that do. People like you enrich the dreams of the worlds, and it is dreams that create history. People like you are unknowing transformers of things, protected by your own fairy-tale, by love.”
― Ben Okri Continue reading I AM THIS PERSON: WHEN YOU ARE ENOUGH
I have been thinking about my chosen profession recently. In fact for the past 14 years. Each day I have … Continue reading ON THE CLOCK: THE FUTURE OF (SELFIE) JOURNALISM
Before I tell you my list of ten things I didn’t know about Denmark,indulge me as I tell you a … Continue reading COPING IN COPENHAGEN: 10 THINGS I DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT DENMARK
This weeks’ post is in honour of the late Professor Ali Mazrui. In another time I would have been ashamed … Continue reading PROF ALI MAZRUI: A MEASURE OF GREATNESS
SA ELECTION 2014: THE CLOSER YOU LOOK, THE LESS YOU SEE. “ The floor plan for this place looks like … Continue reading SA ELECTION 2014: THE CLOSER YOU LOOK, THE LESS YOU SEE.
It’s Saturday Night, the 26 of April. The suns’ glow which lit up a clear blue sky highlighted by wisps … Continue reading LOST IN TRANSITION: WHAT FREEDOM MEANS FOR ME 20 YEARS ON…
MURDER, SHE WROTE: Please indulge me as I take on the character of my all time favourite detective , Jessica … Continue reading 2014 ELECTIONS, ARE WE READY LADIES?