- On the role of journalism: facts vs. fake newsThe Fourth Estate, mostly referred to as ‘the press’, is the guardian of veritas and has a special obligation as such when compared to ‘bloggers’. Let’s discuss why it matters and why it has this in fact an extremely important role to fulfil.
- Should we believe the hype or take issue with it?Credit rating agency Standard and Poor's (S&P) has downgraded South Africa's rating to 'junk' status, as the country's currency continued to slide following a major cabinet reshuffle. Let's discuss the value and merits of being labeled 'junk'.
- Aren't we all foreigners, somewhere, somehow?I recently received the video attached to this article from one of my Youtube subscribers lists. It's a report by CTGN Africa news channel on protests in South Africa concerning tensions between citizens and foreign residents. Xenophobia: a global issue
- Art is a depiction of reality. Art is real. Art is NEVER an illusion.Everyone likes videos - nearly everyone. Heightened anticipation often greets the hint that the much-awaited video of some hip-hop single has dropped. This is the case with me.