Boerehaat and South Africa’s Khmer Rouge 1

roodt_dan_wikiby Dan Roodt dan[at]praag.org

Few outsiders understand the ethnic dynamics of South Africa. Foreign journalists come here and imagine that we are some kind of remake of the USA, transposing American ethnic categories (and Hollywood movies) onto us. Of course, … Read the rest

S. African politicians condemn rape of six-week-old baby

rape3Politicians from various parties have condemned the rape of a six-week-old baby in Galeshewe, Kimberley, in the Northern Cape.

Women, Children and People with Disabilities Minister Lulu Xingwana was appalled by several recent “monstrous atrocities” against women and children, she … Read the rest

Lulu Xingwana has luxury office but dirty and insect-infested

Minister Lulu Xingwana
Minister Lulu Xingwana

Women, Children and People with Disabilities Minister Lulu Xingwana has been told to improve the working conditions at her department’s head office in Pretoria, Beeld reported on Thursday.

According to the newspaper, dirty carpets, insect infestations and … Read the rest

No cultural group ís to blame for gender-based violence – SA presidency

The campaign to fight violence against women and children must be waged by all South Africans, black and white. In addition, no single cultural group can or should be blamed for this serious scourge which affects all sectors of society.Read the rest

Xingwana ‘apologises unconditionally’ to Afrikaner men

Minister Lulu Xingwana

Minister of Women, Children and People with Disabilities Lulu Xingwana on Wednesday apologised for her comments about Afrikaner men.

“It has become clear to me that my comments may have offended some members of our community. I … Read the rest

Minister Lulu Xingwana ‘chose to attack Afrikaners’

Jan Bosman

Minister of Women, Children and People with Disabilities Lulu Xingwana “abused her office” and does not reflect honour or dignity in her position, the Afrikanerbond said on Wednesday.

“This minister has proven beyond any doubt that she is … Read the rest