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The Absurdity of Black Monday

Written by Mbalenhle Khuzwayo On Monday 31 October 2017 the roads to major highways throughout the country were blocked in the name of farmers being murdered. Leaders of the farm …

The Decolonised Anthem: #DividedWeFall

Written by Kelsey Maggott During the Fees Must Fall (FMF) protests at the University of Cape Town (UCT), the adapted decolonised version of the national anthem, Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrica, is sung …

A Mellifluous Journey

By Arin Barry The Zip Zap circus has teamed up with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra to take you on a mesmerising journey through time and space.  The show is …


By Nyasha Mawungwe Previously published in the 2017 print edition 6.  “Why Nut” is an initiative that began in Mid January 2017 with an ultimate goal of encouraging healthy eating …

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