WORDS BIG AND SMALL

  rings and roses vanish, fleet and pass without leaving a trace. but words are forever so, speak for this love lives on words and words alone can ink themselves deep into my heart and not rings, not roses, not…

The Week on Sunday (weekly)

The Full text of my 7 minute talk at Wits and Con Hill One Billion Rising « Loudrastress I believed Khwezi in 2006. I STILL believe her. I am rising today in rage, and I am dancing today in love,…

The Week on Sunday (weekly)

From Slut Walk to One Billion Rising: Losing the protest plot | Thought Leader Like the contentious Slut Walk, One Billion Rising runs the risk of sensationalising gender-based violence activism. It abstracts the on-going struggle of GBV organisations, individuals and…

The Week on Sunday (weekly)

Haitian Prime Minister: Cholera Under Control | Relief and Reconstruction Watch Of course, this is not entirely the government’s fault. Most of the cholera response bypassed the government entirely and now, as NGOs pull out of the field, the government…