Dennis Brutus

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

Dennis Brutus

I have always admired the giant South African poet and activist, Dennis Brutus, who passed away on Christmas Day last year. and was fortunate enough to have met him.  I found him warm, uncompromising, brilliant and generous with advice. I have been wondering what to say about his legacy for a while, but I could

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010

Apartheid Reparations

Democracy Now! in New York City reports last week on the historical case in a New York City court by black victims of white minority rule in South Africa (not everyone bought the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s...

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Dennis Brutus Memorial in New York City