3 minutes read September 14, 2009 WEEKEND LINKS, AUGUST 14, 2009 * The photography of Bronwyn Lace (via Feizel Mamdoo). * The short film project, 15 Malaysia. You can watch all the films online. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read September 13, 2009 South Africa: "The whites are pretending it didn't happen. The blacks are pretending to forgive" One of the most clearheaded assessments of the new South Africa that I’ve read in a while. It’s a line from an article by The Guardian’s South Africa correspondent, David Smith…… Read More 4 minutes read September 7, 2009 Weekend Links So as usual, a bunch of links–new as well as ones–that have piled up in my bookmarks folder. First, some good news: a Sudanese court only fined–but did not flog–Lubna….. Read More 4 minutes read September 3, 2009 TWO MEN, TWO COUNTRIES I co-wrote (along with my friend Herman Wasserman) this op-ed, copied below, for Canada’s leading daily, “The Globe & Mail,” commenting on the case of the young white South African,….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read September 2, 2009 CANADIAN IMMIGRATION South African cartoonist Jeremy Nell comments on the case of Brandon Huntley, the young white South African, who applied to, and was granted refugee status from the Canadian government because….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.