An open letter to Steven Friedman

by Adriaan du Toit

This post is a response to acclaimed political analyst and academic Steven Friedman’s Facebook post on the topic of Protea skipper AB de Villiers’ racist inclinations in post-match interviews.You can read it (and the frightening discussion … Read the rest

ESPN Fires, Suspends Employees Over Racist Jeremy Lin Remarks

by Lucas Shaw, The Wrap

ESPN has fired one employee and suspended another for using the same racist word in connection to New York Knicks’ guard Jeremy Lin.

In both cases, an employee used the word “chink” in reference to … Read the rest

KZN University to probe racial comments

The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Westville campus is probing racial comments posted on its facebook page earlier this week, spokeswoman Nomonde Mbadi said on Friday.

“All matters in this regard are currently under investigation. The university’s internal disciplinary processes will be … Read the rest