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“Uniting cultures of Cape Town”

2015-02-19 13:15

Cape Town pride has for the last couple of years been marred by infighting and for some, personal gain. As a former member years ago when I was a student, this is really troubling, writes News24 user Thurlo Cicero.

11 comments   |   921 views

The Rod

2015-02-19 13:09

I grew up receiving a hiding for every house rule that I broke. The painful, slapping sound and touch of the rod often came with the biblical words… “Spare the rod, spoil the child”.

33 comments   |   665 views

The State of Our People Address: By an ordinary citizen

2015-02-19 09:48

After careful consideration I decided to write this article in what sometimes seems a hopeless attempt to remedy the phenomenally cavernous cloud of judgment blinding the eyes of our aspirant rainbow nation.

2 comments   |   1542 views

Entrepreneurship is the answer!

2015-02-19 08:30

My heart beats faster than normal every time I hear somebody says “Education is the key, it is our answer to our problems."

8 comments   |   733 views

Help, Give Me The Solution Now!

2015-02-19 07:28

I often get a call or sms or even an email that sounds like this, ‘Taka, I am in a mess. Can you give me a solution to my situation right now?’

2 comments   |   297 views

  (News24 User, Marz Smith)


Are your moral values flawed?

2015-02-19 07:28

Have you ever put some real thought into your own moral values and weather they are really good or based on a flawed idea handed down from generation to generation?

74 comments   |   1277 views

A defining moment

2015-02-19 07:28

This was a defining moment in the history of the country. For the first time, the citizens of South Africa were free to choose who they want to be their representative in governing the country.

0 comments   |   227 views

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Birdman (2014): How Arrogance Can Get You an Oscar

2015-02-24 09:44

Birdman is about a has-been actor who tries to revive his career by adapting short stories of a famous writer into Broadway theatre productions. The director tries to impress with a movie that seems like it was recorded in one single take.

Fear and Loathing in South Africa

2015-02-24 09:43

Bougainvillea, the larney shouts while running past me stark naked, clenched butt probably due in part to the fact he forgot to set the house alarm, mostly due to the fact he’s missed the second edition of GQ showing the best biking paths in Camp’s Bay and Jeannie D in a bikini.

Simple solutions to big problems

2015-02-24 09:41

“Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much and whoever is dishonest with the very little will also be dishonest with much."

Northcliff High School gears up for 2015 eSports Championships

2015-02-24 07:10

Northcliff High School has a long history with Mind Sports South Africa having affiliated back in 2008 when most schools viewed eSports with just a little bit of disdain.

The Apartheid Legacy Endures

2015-02-24 07:10

South Africa has a unique history of racism with institutionalised prevention of access to opportunities for the vast majority of black citizens.

The launch of ‘South African Government app’ signals an important move in the bigger picture of real

2015-02-24 07:10

Government‘s launch of its Mxit Application in the past few weeks is not just a significant step in bringing societies heavily marginalised “ruralites” into the roundtable.


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2015-02-20 14:27

Buffy & Angel - my beautiful girls

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2015-02-20 14:27

Nap time with my teddy

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2015-02-20 14:27

Angel so comfy

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2015-02-20 14:32

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2015-02-20 14:33

Our two labs - rescued in Pretoria and now Karoo kids!

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2015-02-20 14:35

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2015-02-20 14:35

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