Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts tagged as “Rhodes university”

No love at Rhodes University?

There’s a widely used quote by Martin Niemöller that I love: “First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out – because…

Turning 50…and full of bubbles

It amazes me how we give meaning with structures that have no intrinsic meaning. Take the idea of reflecting on the significant events of a…

When I was a spy

If tomorrow belongs to the youth, yesterday must be ultimate egalitarianism. Yesterday belongs to everyone. While the future is vague, diaphanous, ethereal, the past is…

When journalists silence rape survivors

This week Rhodes University student newspaper Activate published a story titled “Club Etiquette”. The story explains best party practice along the lines of ‘don’t wear…