4 minutes read May 22, 2014 How much has really changed on South Africa’s wine farms? Sixty five years ago, Margaret Bourke-White traveled to South Africa, and spent some time in what are today known as the Worcester winelands, in the Western Cape. According to South….. Read More 12 minutes read March 29, 2013 Popstars, Politicians and Personhood: A Conversation with Masello Motana South African actress/singer/writer Masello Motana has had a career in the entertainment business that many would envy. She has played a leading role in a number of South African television….. Read More 5 minutes read February 7, 2013 The Story of a South African Farm As of March 1 this year, the new base salary for farm workers in South Africa will be R105 a day (about US$11 per day). That’s a 52% pay raise,….. Read More 8 minutes read November 22, 2012 The View from the Cape When legal apartheid finally ended in 1994, South Africa’s new democracy faced one overwhelming challenge: to improve the lives of the country’s poor, or at least to maintain the hope….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.