5 minutes read June 13, 2014 Do White South Africans constitute a tribe and if so, are they guilty of tribalism? In a recent article published by Africa is a Country, The Story of a South African “Tribe”, Jared Sacks argues that tribalism is alive and well. Drawing on Thabo Mbeki’s….. Read More 4 minutes read May 13, 2014 Everybody needs good neighbours (except “those Nigerians”) Vocativ, is what some trust for a news source in the United States. An American news-aggregator accessing the ‘deep web’ for information in a bid to report the world in….. Read More 2 minutes read May 9, 2014 Whining white people* Can all the whining white people all over Twitter and Facebook please shut up? Just shut up. Stop talking about how stupid ANC voters are. Stop talking about how you’re….. Read More 1 minute read April 22, 2010 Truth and Reconciliation In Argentina members of that country’s military dictatorship that conducted a “dirty war”) against its people way back in 1978 still go to jail for their crimes (this week actually),….. Read More 1 minute read December 11, 2009 SPIN / 'THE TOP 10 MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES OF 2009' Yes it is that time of year. “The Best of 2009” lists. Spin Earth, the web-based project of music magazine, “Spin,”(it relies on “300 cultural correspondents in 75 major cities….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.