Fatima Meer

Friday, April 2nd, 2010


It’s Friday so here’s some links and stories I have managed not to give the proper treatment to this week. * What’s Jeffrey Gettleman problem? This week he has a story in The New York Times about Somalia’s Radio Mogadishu, “the one and only relatively free radio station in south central Somalia where journalists can

Friday, March 12th, 2010

Hamba Kahle, Fatima Meer

Fatima Meer, once a confidante of Nelson Mandela and a social movement activist for Durban’s poor, passed this Friday, March 12. In this video she talks about the present struggles of black and Indian traders in Durban’s...