news24

this months kak award goes to news24 for kak reporting and for spreading fake news. please do read these three statements of fact: many news24 reporters frequently “reports” on how twitter feels about some or other ‘news’ event. news24 uses twitter to establish if something is news or not, base news on and reports on …

life is cheap

christopher jantjies was sentenced to 12 years for the ‘brutal’ and ‘callous’ murder of xolosile manjezi. BUT at the time of the murder, christopher jantjies was already serving a life sentence for the murder of a cop. AND the new sentence is to run ‘concurrent’ with that life sentence. In theory, christopher jantjies can do …

social cohesion

i listened to ex american president obama. i listened to my new president ramaphosa. it has been a busy, formative and informative week. what single small and non reported thing does australia and america have in common? extreme patriotism. they plant their country flags in front of their homes, at their businesses and carry flags …

south africa is becoming a failed experiment

instead of the south african people being one nation, we are constantly being torn apart. torn apart by race. torn apart by language, torn apart by culture. torn apart by money. it is not required to write about how racially divided south african society is. the public land hearings, and the racist rants heard at …

children in cages

african society values little children. africa may be many things, like poor, under developed, exploited by the powerful, exploited by the rich and oppressed by human greed. but, general african society will not stand for anyone keeping babies or little children (one, two and three years old) in cages. societies that keep little children in …