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Our Department of Home Affairs is a fickle – and unavoidable – place. One day you go there to apply for an ID book and the service is fast and efficient and the technology almost seems to have joined the 21st century. 1,114 more words


Where are YOU From

So I saw this you tube video on a post on my FB, thanks mom, and I thought that is so incredibly funny and true! Being Filipino, I could so relate. 85 more words

Life Happens

Chart of the day II: The cultural divide in policing

It’s not just in Ferguson.

From the Oakland Tribune, documenting major disparities between police and the policed in the San Francisco Bay area:


What is culture?

My posts are published now on Africa on the Blog.

On 25 August 2014, a post was published called ‘What is culture?’. In the post, I opt for a definition of culture that includes behaviour patterns that are ‘between the ears’, as opposed to focusing only on material things only such as art or music. 67 more words


The real problem is not why some pious,
humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.

source: C.S. Lewis
image: ETH/image files/aboriginal art


A Class Act

Glad to say I had a bumper last day on the Fringe with one particular jewel in the crown. I hope Inder Manocha will forgive me for using the colonial reference but as his show… 339 more words

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Raised In America

 The clarity behind the transition of boys to men is simply this, not many go through with it. Age is never more unaccountable to create any attitude of respect for a person these days. 876 more words