5 minutes read June 17, 2014 Scenario Planning for White South Africa Scenario planning is something of a cottage industry in South Africa and was particularly popular during the negotiations for democracy in the early 1990s. Careers were launched on the back….. Read More 1 minute read September 27, 2011 The Nonviolent Transition in South Africa The American philosopher Lewis Gordon, in an essay on affirmative action: There are those who praise South Africa for making the transformation to a supposedly post-Apartheid society nonviolently. Without violence?….. Read More 2 minutes read October 9, 2009 WALTER BEN MICHAELS ON RACE AND CLASS The Chicago-based literary theorist Walter Ben Michaels has been going on about why we privilege race over class. His right to a point. But that’s it: Race … has been….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.