By| Carlos Ncube "I drew the conclusion that a contributing reason to my being charged is the fact that I am not black‚” - Helen Zille South Africa, land of the settlers and home of the poor. Everybody thought 2017 would be a better year than 2016. But as it turns out 2017 has been … Continue reading Stress is the Cause of Racism. Mystery Solved thanks to Zoe(Dots on the e)
"Is there ever a good time to share nudes? women are shamed no matter when they share, no matter what the circumstance is" - Anonymous While the world was catching forty-winks, #PostandGoForAthabs quickly gained traction and drew in spectators that participated in the trend by posting pictures of their booty’s(Bums is just a weird word … Continue reading #PostAndGoForAthabz: How tweeps think Nudes are “triggering” for rapists.
By: Carlos Ncube "In order to escape accountability for his crimes, the perpetrator does everything in his power to promote forgetting." Judith Lewis Herman Cartoonist Zapiro has again found him on the other side of political criticism. this time for a cartoon similar to his 2008 'The Rape of lady justice'. However, this time around … Continue reading Zapiro and his Metaphorical Rape Fetish
By: Carlos Ncube In Johannesburg, The #AntiZumaMarch lead the by the DA was met by an ANC counter protest that took place at Luthuli House and extended to Beyers Naude Square. Both protests were peaceful and Jovial but violence was brewing in some of the ANC protesters. The DA march ended in peace as it … Continue reading #AntiZumaMarches: Pro-Zuma protest Violence Undermined the Right to Protest.
by: Carlos Ncube Who are the 'People' in the People's March The call for South Africans to unite and March against President Jacob Zuma on Friday 7 March is a legitimate one. Through this call for unity however, it has become clear that there is a portion of South Africans, particularly white, who only care … Continue reading The ‘People’s’ March and the ‘Invisible’ Racial Divide
by: Carlos Ncube "If Children are the kings and queens of tomorrow, where is the kingdom they will inherit?" These are just a few observations I have made while following the #Sesethu and #Natasha that surfaced late in the day on 23 March 2017. To some this may be trivial, but the behavior of people … Continue reading #Sesethu: 3 things we’ve learned from the trending topic.
OkMalumKoolKat's Twitter Rant Was Driven By Ignorant desperation to clean His Hands By - Carlos Ncube A warranted unwarranted Twitter Rant Simiso ‘OkMalumKoolKat’ Zwane has taken to twitter in rant about his rehabilitation after spending time behind bars in an Australian prison. The rant follows a from and article on W24 that named and shamed … Continue reading OkMalumKoolKat goes on misguided twitter rant.
By - Athenkosi Guntu They mention Moses speaking to a burning bush in the Bible. (look for the verse). It probably was God, but they don’t specify. In my opinion, he was SMOKING a bush. Then had conversations with God. But, the Bible hides that from us. Why? Your guess is as good as mine. … Continue reading It’s Just a Plant! With The Magic of a Burning Bush When It’s Set Alight.
Lyricism in the context of hip hop is a term that has grown distant from its roots as defined above. It has become synonymous with content rather than creative expression. In debates, fans who are into hip hop with a message – in other words “content” - constantly refer to mainstream as lacking the quality … Continue reading The Decline of Comprehensive Lyrical Content in Hip Hop?