As much as the world would like to believe that race is no longer an issue in post apartheid South Africa, the reality is that most South Africans still use race to ‘identify’ and define each other. So why after 20 years of freedom is race still an issue in a country called “the rainbow nation”? Continue reading
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC), released figures which show an increase in the amount of complaints made about racism in the last year.
From April to December 2015, the SAHRC reported to have received 293 complaints about racism, an increase of 23 complaints from the previous year. Continue reading
The Venezuelan capital of Caracas has been named as the most violent city in the world. The city, with 119.87 murders per 100,000 per residents in 2015 topped the list of the 50 most crime ridden cities in the world. Continue reading
With Facebook being accessed over a billion times a day, it is no surprise that the older, less tech savvy generation are now also getting into the social network movement.
Unsurprisingly, this influx of parents onto social networking sites has many, mostly teenagers up in arms – and one doesn’t have to think hard to see why! Continue reading