AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Radio Freedom

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

The Afrikaans struggle

The obituary of British anti-apartheid campaigner Bruce King makes reference to his marriage to his South African wife, Jamela Adams. It describes their wedding in "a Muslim ceremony in Cape Town" in 1964 in defiance of the Mixed Marriages Act. The couple left for England (presumably to have another ceremony there), and was then predictably refused entry...

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Madlib Samples Radio Freedom

I think I heard somewhere that in Madlib’s family had a South African struggle connection or general links to African liberation movements. In any case, it doesn’t really matter, as he is brilliant period. Play.