I had told many half-truths before, but those little lies were cute compared to this, the first time I told a big lie.
The Jacob Zuma years were especially damaging for re-introducing South Africans to political leaders who did not fear shame.
Today marks ten years since Aimé Césaire's death. What would he have thought about the state of the former French colonies today?
Engaging seriously with Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s life could help us understand how South Africa got where it is and where it’s going.
Striving to be both European and black requires some specific forms of double consciousness — Paul Gilroy in The Black Atlantic.
What use are academic categories when they reinforce conservative concepts scholars seek to challenge?
Uber’s usual tricks -- to provoke price wars in an attempt to increase their share of markets, evade taxes, and undermine workers’ rights -- are alive and well in Africa.
Social media group-think derails any chance for a progressive political movement.
What’s at stake with 'Black Panther'? This is after all just a movie, right?
Anyone committed to an expansive concept of Pan-African liberation must regard 'Black Panther' as a counterrevolutionary film.
The attitude that Zimbabweans need to give Mnangagwa a chance and not be quick to criticize is what led to Mugabe's dictatorship
Tsvangirai’s legitimacy was born out of his trusted representation of workers’ interests and the charismatic force of his personality.
The author was arrested for insulting Cameroon's president, spent 20 days in prison and was deported. He made this statement at his trial.
Brazil is a good context to help us to understand the limits of the possible in South Africa.
A row of cars, wheels half-hanging from the pavement, has become a fixture on this once-quiet, treed
I first learned of Keorapetse Kgsotsile’s work when I was writing my doctoral dissertation…
In Burkina Faso, at the start of his first official visit to Africa, French President Emmanuel
Three weeks ago I, together with a group of fellow Dutch antiracist activists, planned to go
I am a teacher of English at a high school in the Sedhiou Region of Southern
Sandile Mantsoe is awaiting trial for the murder of his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena. Her family and friends tell harrowing tales…